29/07/2020 by Richard 0 Comments
How to Treat Skin and hair Problems with Moroccan Oil
It is completely impossible to surf the internet and not find a couple of most recent trends in the field of beauty and health. There is persistent posting on different exotic ingredients and superfoods that are not only a rarity (so that’s why expensive) but also potential in resolving some of the ordinary health and skin care problems. Furthermore, investigating these trends for the last few years, it would not be wrong to say that now essential oils and super seeds are dominating the charts. So munch on the goodness of goji berries, chia seeds, flaxseeds, and the like, and make way for superb oils into your own regime. This portion objects to reveal one such oil from the heart of Morocco. It is excellent for your beauty related problems.
Extracted from the seeds of argan tree found mainly in Morocco, Moroccan Oil has been used in the area usually for treating skin and hair, as well as in a few of cooking preparations. Moroccan oil is a rich source of omega-6 fatty acid (linoleic acid), which is undoubtedly found in other ingredients like flaxseeds and sesame seeds. It is also enriched with alpha-linolenic acid – an omega 3 fatty acids, Vitamin E, A, and antioxidants. Though the Moroccans are known to extract their oil traditionally and use it for several reasons, apparently, the un-roasted form of the oil is used as a natural cure to treat skin problems, acne and hair damage. For cooking purposes, Moroccanoil is extracted from the dry-roasted seeds, while in contrast, its cosmetic benefit is derived out of the non-roasted kernels.
However, not enough research has been done on the health benefits of Argan Oil. The natives use the oil in their dip and sauces, as well as in salads.
You can try making the old-style dip of Morocco by crushing together almonds, honey, and peanuts with a little of Moroccan Oil. Except for this, the oil is 78% of heart-healthy polyunsaturated fats, which are known to be protective against heart problems.
Why you should give it a try here you go.
According to a study published in the Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Moroccan Oil was found helpful to lower LDL cholesterol and have antioxidant properties.
As a Skin Moisturizer
It is used as an old-style Moroccan cure for skin rashes, acne and infections, as well as a moisturizing agent.
If using it directly, then ensure to use not more than a couple of drops as it may get greasy.
For Glowing Skin
Use a couple of drops in your face packs, scrubs or blend it with aloe Vera gel and use as a night cream for glowing, healthy skin.
As a Hair Conditioner
Moroccan Oil is best for taming frizzy and dry hair. Not only does it add shine to your lusterless hair but also arms and conditions it against additional damage. You can also leave a few drops of it in your hair and let it work as a leave-in conditioner.
For Lips, heels and Nail Care
It is outstanding for treating rough nails, cuticles, cracked heels, and chapped lips.
Stretch Marks Remedy
Using it throughout pregnancy on concerned skin areas can help to get rid of stretch marks because it is rich in vitamin E, which has skin soothing and refreshing characteristics that also growths the elasticity and suppleness of the skin.
Argan Oil, also called Moroccan Oil is considered an expensive product in Morocco and is increasingly making a mark in the beauty industry across Canada for its beneficial properties.