Best Massage Oils for Night, According to Experts

Vata Massage Oil

Banyan Botanicals Vata Massage Oil

Dr. Bhanote explains that in Ayurvedic medicine, there are three doshas “required to make balance,” with Vata referring to those who would benefit from a sense of grounding. This Vata oil is formulated with a lightweight sesame oil base and “helps support calmness [and] grounding, and nourishes the body,” she explains. It contains passionflower and ashwagandha which is also great for stress relief.

Daily Hydration Body Oil Shea Moisture Daily Hydration Body Oil

This affordable option is a great pick for those looking to nourish dry skin without a heavy, greasy feeling. It is made with glycerin, virgin coconut oil, apricot kernel oil, jojoba oil, and other lightweight oils to help bring hydration back to your complexion. Plus, the product has an overall 4.6 out of five stars and nearly 5,000 five-star ratings on Amazon. “This is a very light weight oil moisturizer I use right after my showers,” one reviewer wrote. “Does not leave my skin feeling greasy and I love the subtle smell. Wish it came in a bigger bottle!”