Skincare Oil

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Australia’s No. 1 specialist
product for scars & stretch marks1

1. iRi Scan AU Pharmacy: Scars & Stretch Marks segment (as defined by Aspen) MAT 2020

What is Bio-Oil Skincare Oil?

Bio-Oil Skincare Oil is a careful blend of botanical extracts and vitamins suspended in our unique PurCellin Oil® base. Specifically designed to help improve the appearance of scars and stretch marks, its unique formulation is also effective when used to improve uneven skin tone, and to help smooth ageing and dehydrated skin.

When to Use Bio-Oil Skincare Oil in Skincare Routine

By massaging in a few drops of Bio-Oil Skincare Oil twice daily, you can introduce an extra level of care and hydration to your skin care routine. Bio-Oil Skincare Oil is designed to target common skin concerns and improve the overall appearance of skin—leaving you feeling confidence. Bio-Oil Skincare Oil can be applied to both the face and body.

The Benefits of Bio Oil Skincare Oil

During clinical testing of Bio-Oil Skincare Oil, respondents reported the following results:

Does Bio-Oil Help With Scars?

Improved appearance of scars in 92% of subjects in 8 weeks1

Does Bio-Oil Help With Stretch Marks?

Improved appearance of stretch marks in 95% of subjects in 2 weeks2

1. ProDerm Institute for Applied Dermatological Research, Hamburg, Germany, 2010, n=36.
2. ProDerm Institute for Applied Dermatological Research, Hamburg, Germany, 2010, n=38.

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PurCellin Oil® helps reduce the thickness of the Bio‑Oil Skincare Oil formulation, helping to deliver key ingredients including vitamins A and E, and calendula, lavender, rosemary and chamomile oils. This results in the production of a protective film which is neither sticky or greasy.

It acts as an emollient, making the skin soft, smooth and supple while allowing skin to ‘breathe’ properly and maintain its normal physiology.

  • Absorbs easily into the skin, helping to keep it supple and moist
  • Non-greasy and easy to apply
  • Unlikely to cause acne or pimples (non-acnegenic and non-comedogenic)
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Suitable for sensitive skin (non-irritant).


How to use Bio-Oil Skincare Oil

For best results when using Bio-Oil Skincare Oil:

  • Massage the oil into the skin using a gentle circular motion
  • Apply the oil twice a day
  • Apply for a minimum of 3 months
  • Apply all over the body, including the face
  • Do not apply the oil to broken skin or an open wound.
Bio-Oil Skincare Oil is available in a range of sizes (60ml, 125ml and 200ml bottles) from local stores and pharmacies. Use the store finder to find your closest retailer.
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The only product that faded my scars

I tried so many products but this is the only one that managed to fade scars I received when I was a child. It got rid of the purple colouration and I’m so happy! I definitely recommend this product. I also have it used whenever I get a remedial massage done.

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Improves stretch marks

Bio-Oil is a cool oil that helps to reduce scars and stretch marks. I used on my stomach and noticed results. Its smooth to apply and not greasy. It rubs and absorbs into the skin well. It contains a combination of plant extracts and vitamins. Start seeing results within weeks.

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The Bio-Oil Skincare Oil formulation is a combination of plant extracts and vitamins suspended in an oil base. It contains the breakthrough ingredient PurCellin Oil®, which changes the formulation’s overall consistency, making it light and non-greasy, ensuring that the vitamins and plant extracts are easily absorbed.

Bio-Oil Skincare Oil has undergone safety assessments in accordance with the Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council on Cosmetic Products. The toxicological profile, chemical structure, level of inclusion and total level of daily exposure of each ingredient has been assessed.


Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract (Calendula Oil)
Lavandula Angustifolia Oil (Lavender Oil)
Rosmarinus Officinalis Leaf Oil (Rosemary Oil)
Anthemis Nobilis Flower Oil (Chamomile Oil)
Glycine Soja Oil (Soybean oil)

Retinyl Palmitate (Vitamin A)
Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil
Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E)

Oil base
Paraffinum Liquidum
Cetearyl Ethylhexanoate
Isopropyl Myristate


Fragrance (Rose)
Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone
Amyl Cinnamal
Benzyl Salicylate

CI 26100


Bio-Oil Skincare Oil is manufactured in accordance with CGMP (Current Good Manufacturing Practice), as stipulated by the World Health Organisation. All ingredients are tested for adulteration and microbiological contamination prior to production and a sample from each batch manufactured is laboratory tested and then retained and monitored over a 5-year period.

All Bio-Oil Skincare Oil packaging is recyclable and all paper materials are certified in accordance with sustainable forest management practices.

No harmful emissions, hazardous waste or wastewater is generated in the production of Bio-Oil Skincare Oil.


Most Recommended
Australia, Doctor survey (ACA Research HCP Study Jan 2019, 2019)
Australia, Pharmacist survey (ACA Research HCP Study Jan 2019, 2019)

No.1 selling
Australia (iRi scan data: Australian Pharmacy; Scar and Stretch Mark segment in value (Segment/brand list as defined by Aspen) MAT December 2020)

Awards, Best in Beauty Awards 2020 – Best Body Oil, Best in Beauty Awards 2019 – Best Specialist Treatment Product, Best in Beauty Awards 2018 – Best Pregnancy Product

What is Bio-Oil Skincare Oil used for?

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Stretch Marks

Stretch marks are common, but many people wish to prevent and reduce their appearance. Bio-Oil Skincare Oil has been proven to help improve the appearance of stretch marks.



Scars can fade over time, but a dedicated skincare product can aid that process. Whether it’s acne scars or otherwise, Bio-Oil Skincare Oil can help improve the appearance of scars and can be used as soon as the skin is fully healed.

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Uneven Skin Tone

Uneven skin tone can be temporary or permanent, and could be caused by a range of factors. Bio-Oil Skincare Oil has been shown to help improve the appearance of uneven skin tone.

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Ageing Skin

As we grow older, our skin is the first place we notice it the most. Ageing skin can be thin and dry as it struggles to retain moisture; Bio-Oil hydrates ageing skin, improving the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles on the face and neck.

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Dehydrated Skin

Your body’s level of hydration is constantly changing, and this can reflect in the appearance of your skin. The skin’s surface has an invisible oil layer which prevents moisture from escaping. Bio-Oil Skincare Oil can help dry skin, as it supplements the skin’s natural oils and helps your skin retain its moisture.


What does Bio-Oil Skincare Oil do?

Bio-Oil Skincare Oil is a specialist skincare product formulated to help improve the appearance of scars, stretch marks and uneven skin tone. Its unique formulation has also been shown to help smooth and tone ageing skin by helping to retain the skin’s moisture.

How do I use Bio-Oil Skincare Oil?

Apply twice daily for a minimum of three months. Individual results will vary. Suitable for sensitive skin and noncomedogenic. For external use only. Do not use on broken skin. In the unlikely event of skin irritation, discontinue use. Avoid contact with eyes. If product gets into eyes, rinse thoroughly with water.

Where can I buy Bio-Oil Skincare Oil?

You can buy Bio-Oil Skincare Oil at multiple outlets and pharmacies. It is available in the majority of pharmacies such as Chemist Warehouse, Priceline, Terry White Chemmart, Amcal and some grocery retailers such as Coles. Use our store finder to find your closest retailer.

Can you use Bio-Oil Skincare Oil during pregnancy?

Bio-Oil Skincare Oil has been designed to help keep the skin supple and moist which may help to reduce the possibility of stretch marks forming during pregnancy, teenage growth spurts and rapid weight gain. It is also proven to help improve the appearance of existing stretch marks. It is recommended to speak to your healthcare professional who will offer the best advice for your individual situation.

Does Bio-Oil Skincare Oil expire?

Once opened Bio-Oil Skincare Oil will expire after 36 months.

How long does it take to see results after using Bio Oil Skincare Oil?

Massage Bio-Oil Skincare Oil twice daily for a minimum of 3 months for proven results. All skin types are different, and results will differ from individual-to-individual. It also very much depends on the skin condition for which you are using Bio-Oil Skincare Oil.

What sizes does Bio-Oil Skincare Oil come in?

Bio-Oil Skincare Oil is available in 3 sizes of 60ml, 125ml and 200ml.

Is Bio-Oil Skincare Oil vegan?

Bio‑Oil Skincare Oil does not contain any animal-derived ingredients.

Is Bio-Oil Skincare Oil cruelty free?

Neither Bio‑Oil Skincare Oil, nor any of its ingredients, are tested on animals by either Bio-Oil or any of its raw material suppliers.

Can Bio-Oil Skincare Oil be applied to the face area?

Bio‑Oil Skincare Oil should be massaged in a circular motion on the face or body until fully absorbed.

It is intended for topical cosmetic application only and should not be applied to an open wound or broken skin. Bio‑Oil Skincare Oil can be used on a scar as soon as the skin on the surface has fully healed.

It is recommended that Bio‑Oil Skincare Oil be applied twice daily, for a minimum of three months.