Argan oil, cold pressed, unrefined.( Argania Spinosa)
Description: Cold pressed from the kernels of the Argan tree. It is golden yellow in color and has a light nutty scent. It is highly moisturizing and absorbs quickly in the body. It has moderate viscosity.
Valuable components: Argan oil is exceptionally rich in natural tocopherols (vitamin E), rich in phenols and phenolic acid, rich in carotenes, rich in squalene, rich in essential fatty acids, 80% unsaturated fatty acids and depending on extraction method more resistant to oxidation than olive oil.
Usage: It is anti-inflammatory and rich in fatty and essential fatty acids. It is also rich in squalene which can help protect against damage done by free radicals to the skin, and thus prevent skin cancer. There has some research that indicates that argan oil may be a treatment for psoriasis. And argan oil reduces sebum production. It can be used for anti-aging and wrinkle reduction, psoriasis, eczema, acne and other skin conditions. It can also be used to treat sunburn, stretch marks, damaged hair, dry scalp and brittle nails. Argan oil is also recommended for sore or stiff muscles and general aches and pains. It softens the skin, revitalizes the tired and wrinkled parts by rehydrating and giving the skin its lost youthful elasticity. Argan oil is also highly effective as a relief middle in cases of burns, scars and the like.
Nail and cuticle care: Mix a same amount of argan oil and fresh pressed lemon juice ( we advise you use organic lemons). Dip fingers into mixture for 15 minutes. Repeat once a week.
Facial care: Apply a small amount of the oil on clean skin which you previously moisturized with a toner or hydrosol.
Body care: After bathing or showering, apply to moist skin and massage in. You can add a few drops of your favorite essential oil into the bottle for massaging.
Hair care: Apply to dry hair ends after washing.
Shelf life: Users can expect a shelf life of 6 months to 1 year with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
Ingredients: Argania Spinosa