Facial oils lead to breakouts and makes the face look greasy. These are some of the common myths associated with the skincare product. Huffingtonpost.com dispels some myths attached to facial oils: Myth: Oils cause breakouts. People think that facial oils or any product with oil in it will lead to a breakout. Truth: Healthy fats and oils prevent skin damage and breakouts. The skin needs its natural oils for protection. If we strip the oil away the skin will produce more oil to compensate. Then the imbalances will cause breakouts. A healthy oil environment should be encouraged to repair damage.