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[DISCONTINUING] BALANCE | No. 16 Brightening Facial Oil

[DISCONTINUING] BALANCE | No. 16 Brightening Facial Oil

Regular price $12.50 USD
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BALANCE No. 16 Brightening Facial Oil is a nourishing oil that promotes clarity of complexion and promotes your skin's natural radiance. It includes components that simulate the structure of skin cells, protecting against water loss and augmenting suppleness. The oil is light and readily absorbs into the skin.

  • Lightens uneven skin and dark spots
  • Maintains moisture
  • Revitalizes glow and complexion

Recommended as the last step during cold, drier seasons at night following your moisturizer to decrease water loss and keep the skin hydrated.

2 oz / 60 ml glass bottle with treatment pump.  Send your empties back to us for a coupon, or simply reuse or recycle.

Use within 12 months


Skin Type: Suitable for all skin types

Learn more about discovering your skin type


The most well-known form of hyperpigmentation is from the result of injury or inflammation to the skin, most commonly from acne.

Melanin rich skin tones are highly susceptible to dark spots due to the increased production of melanin.  

BALANCE is the ideal solution to treating hyperpigmentation as it is formulated with gentle ingredients that don't irritate or inflame the skin.  It lightens dark spots while naturally hydrating the skin.


Nourishing and protective due to papaya's abundance of Vitamin A, C, and E, this enzyme can help restore firmness, diminish blemishes, and even out skin tone.

Tomato seed oil offers a wealth of nutrients like Vitamin E, beta carotene, and phytosterols, capable of penetrating the skin's surface to nourish, soften, and moisturize.  Comedogenic rating of 0-2

Full Ingredients List (10)

Rosa Canina (Rosehip) Seed Oil, Carica Papaya (Papaya) Seed Oil, Solanum lycopersicum (Tomato) Seed Oil, Lactobacillus/Papaya Fruit Ferment Extract & Carica Papaya (Papaya) Seed Oil, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Citrus Sinensis (Orange) Oil, Citrus aurantifolia (Lime) Oil, Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil, Litsea Cubeba Fruit Oil, Tocopherol (Vitamin E)


Apply a quarter-size amount onto dry face and neck and massage thoroughly following moisturizing.  To be used as needed during PM routine during cold, dry seasons after moisturizing.

How to layer:

Step 1: Cleanse 

Step 2: Tone

Step 3: Treat

Step 4: Moisturize 

Step 5: Double Hydrate | You are here

Step 6: SPF, AM routine only

Caution: For external use only. Avoid direct contact with the eye. If irritation occurs, rinse with cool water and discontinue use. Keep out of reach of children.


What is BALANCE Facial Nectar?

It's the primary way to nourish, protect, and moisturize your facial skin.  Bonus is it targets specific to hyperpigmentation (dark spots)

Will these oils clog my skin?

We have selected oils that are extremely light with a comedogenic scale rating of 0-1, meaning it won't clog pores or has a significantly low chance of doing so.

How does this facial nectar help to lighten my dark spots?

With the inclusion of papaya seed oil and tomato seed oils, our heavy hitters for giving skin a fresh glow, moisturizing, and lighten skin.

Our Clean Standards

Our formulas are created simple, effective, and without compromise. Formulated cruelty-free and non-GMO without synthetic fragrances, silicones, colorants, sulfates, phthalates, parabens, PEGs, petrolatum, mineral oil, and nanoparticles.

All products are processed in small batches for freshness and Made in USA. Cruelty-free, never tested on animals and all of our products are sourced from carefully vetted suppliers.

Fragrance ingredients are fully disclosed to you, not hidden behind the word "fragrance", which is quite common in the beauty industry. US law does not require companies be transparent about the ingredients in fragrance/parfum. xBG believes in your right-to-know what you are slathering on your skin. You can get more details about our clean ingredients here.


Our products are made without preservatives, additives and chemical ingredients. they are handcrafted and poured in small batches to ensure the freshest quality to you. Please allow 5-7 business days* for your item to process and be shipped out. 

*business days are monday-friday and do not include weekends.  Shipping timeframes vary upon carrier

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*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. content on our website is provided for general informational purposes and should not be considered medical advice. Product information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

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