Who doesn’t know Argan Oil in 2019?
As of late, the Moroccan miracle oil has been
receiving the recognition it deserves. How can it not? The oil brings you
numerous benefits that keeps you healthy from top to toe. Literally.
But if you are still unsure or in doubt of the
benefits of Argan oil, stay tune and keep scrolling to find only 7 reasons why
you should start using Argan oil!
What is Argan Oil?
Argan oil is a plant oil derived from the kernels of the argan tree, that is native to Morocco. In Morocco, argan oil is usually served to dip bread in at breakfast or to drizzle on couscous or pasta. Now, it is globally used for a variety of culinary, cosmetic and medicinal purposes.
The fruit of
the argan tree is small and round, oval or conical
with a thick peel covering the fleshy pulp. The pulp is then surrounded by a
hard-shelled nut that represents about a quarter of the weight of the
Argan nut contains oil-rich argan
kernels which is packed with various
phenolic compounds and fatty acids. The majority of the fat
content of argan oil comes from oleic and linoleic acid, the latter also known as omega-6, which makes it a
good source of essential nutrient. The oleic acid found in argan oil can also
be found in olive oil that is known to have a positive impact on heart health.
Moreover, argan oil is rich with vitamin E, a powerful antioxidant that
is essential for healthy skin, hair and eyes, by protecting them from damages
caused by free radicals. Added with anti-inflammatory properties, argan oil can
be applied directly to injured or infected skin to reduce inflammation.
With its rich antioxidant and astringent properties, argan oil acts fast in repairing skin damages and regenerate new skin cells to give a healthier and smoother look on your face. It also restores the elasticity of your skin! The antioxidant properties is also responsible for protecting your skin from damages caused by free radicals and the sun. The best time to use argan oil as an anti-ageing serum is by applying it during the night before bed every day.
dry skin problems
Not only argan oil contains anti-inflammatory properties, it also has antibacterial properties which makes it perfect to be applied on damaged skin, on top of moisturising your skin, it helps to speed up damaged skin recovery. People with dry skin often faces problem like eczema or flaky and itchy skin. The vitamin E and fatty acids content in argan oil are excellent remedies to repair damaged skin and provides it with nutrient that will prevent from dryness and irritation again. With its soothing anti-inflammatory properties, argan oil can also soothe itchiness and inflammation, often times caused by dry skin.
Not only argan oil cures dry skin, it can also be used to treat
acne-prone skin! Argan oil is a non-greasy oil, therefore it helps to balance skin by providing natural
moisture. With its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, argan oil will help heal damaged skin cells and reduce inflammation commonly caused by acne
- Lip Moisturiser
and dry lips are common to everyone. To the men, dry lips make them appear
untidy and unhygienic, while to the ladies, not only do they appear untidy and
unhygienic, it is also unpleasant to look when applying lipstick on top of it!
To boot, wearing commercial lip balms seem to only make your dry lips worse!
Well, it is about time you consider switching from lip balm to argan oil
instead. Just put a drop or two on your lips, rub gently to spread it and use a
tissue to rid the excess oil. Within just a few minutes, you will be able to
see your lips are now smooth and supple!
- Postnatal Marks
stretchmarks are considered as beauty marks, not all of us like seeing it on
our skin. Not to mention the traces of sagging skin. Especially to the mommies
out there, we still wish we have our flawless skin back! Fret not for you can
use argan oil to reduce the appearance of stretchmarks and restore the
elasticity of your skin. Remember the vitamin E, an antioxidant, found in argan
oil? The vitamin is also capable of restoring skin health and elasticity and
improve the blood flow in skin cells that will reduce the appearance of
- Hair Care
from being used in food, argan oil in Moroccan culture is also used as a hair
care product. With its balancing and moisturising effects, argan oil can be
used as a conditioner to treat flaky scalp, and tame dry and frizzy hair. Not
only that, argan oil can also be used as a tonic to promote hair growth and
give your hair a smooth, silky and shiny look! Simply rub a few drops of argan
oil into your palms and comb your fingers down your hair after blow-drying it.
- Mani-Pedi Care
and nails are made of the same compound called keratin. Hence, whatever that is
good for your hair is good for your nails too! Same goes with argan oil. Applying
a drop of argan oil on your cuticles, hands and feet before bed will improve
its health and moisture. Who wouldn’t want smooth hands and feet like a baby,
…And all these benefits
in one single bottle!
So, have you considered
adding Argan oil into your collection of beauty products yet? You should now!
Psst… you can get 100% natural Argan oil from our store at 15% off! Come and get yours while it’s on sale!