Argan oil for face care is derived from the rare Argan tree that is found exclusively in the southwest part of Morocco.
The local Berber tribes have been making good use of this oil due to its miraculous effects on hair, nails, and skin.
Argan oil is actually a multi-purpose skincare product that is known to be extremely effective in the treatment of psoriasis, cold sore, and eczema, as well as for burns and deep scars. It works well with all skin types.
Rising Popularity of Argan Oil
At present, Argan oil is being brought into use by a large number of companies, particularly in the beauty industry, due to the amazing benefits that it offers to the skin.
After various clinical tests, it has been proved to be extremely effective as an ingredient to skin care products in the form of toner, moisturizing, and firming solvent.
This face oil is also lightweight, gentle and safe for use on all types of skins.
It is a wonderful everyday face moisturizer by locking in moisture naturally and helps in alleviating dry and chapped skin while balancing acne-prone skin.
Benefits of Argan Oil as Face Moisturizer
Moroccan Argan oil is extremely rich in vitamin E and antioxidants that help in preventing or at least delaying skin aging.
The presence of these ingredients leads to re-launch of all vital functions of the skin to make it look more radiant and avoid sun damage.
It also helps in avoiding the appearance of wrinkles on the skin.
It can be said that Argan oil helps in turning back the age clock that acts on mature and dull skin due to the effect of sun, stress, and harsh environment.
Chemical Properties of Argan Oil and their Benefits
Argan oil is very rich in nutrients such as essential fatty acids like Omega 9 and Omega 6. It also contains linoleic acids.
These fatty acids assist in the production of prostaglandin – a natural solution for fighting against inflammation and in reducing swelling and pain.
Thus, it is a wonderful face oil for massaging to relax the tense and tired muscles of the body.
The oil stimulates the blood circulation and leaves you with a healthy and glowing rosy complexion, and prevent skin conditions.
This oil can be applied to your hair as well to bring shine and softness to you hair.
It can also be used to strengthen and fortify dry and brittle nails.
Tips for Organic Health Care using Argan Oil
How to use Argan oil on dry skin?
If you have extremely dry skin, spread Argan oil all over your body before you take your bath.
Wait for a minimum of fifteen minutes and then soak your entire body in a warm bath.
You will be able to feel the difference in your skin texture immediately.
Moroccan oil before going to bed,
Cleanse your entire face and then apply Argan oil on it.
Next, morning you will wake up with rejuvenated skin.
In case of any acne outbreak, apply directly to the affected area.
Argan oil for cold sores
If you are suffering from cold sores, massage the oil on the affected area immediately on feeling any irritation.
Reviving & Soothing Argan massage
Use Argan Oil for giving yourself a reviving and soothing massage.
Being anti-inflammatory, it relaxes the tired body to a great extent.
It can also be used for arthritic joints and aching muscles due to the high content of fatty acids in it.
Argan oil before Make up
To moisturize and nourish the facial skin, apply a few drops of Argan oil after cleaning up your face and let it absorb thoroughly.
Once it is soaked up properly, apply makeup on your face.
Always remember to use it as a precursor to makeup.