The trend is to return to the natural world. We no longer put chemicals on his face and hair and we are moving towards healthier products. With argan oil, you will be sure to find the new essential companion for your daily life.
There are products in nature that have been used for decades and that we have abandoned in favor of products that do not respect our skin or the environment. Today, let’s look at argan oil. It is in the south of Morocco that the argan tree grows. There it is called “God’s gift”, because argan oil brings many benefits. We’ll give you some of them.
1. Argan oil can replace your day cream
You think you can’t do without your day cream. Try argan oil. It is excellent for the skin because it allows a better elasticity but also a better flexibility. Argan oil is also a natural anti-ageing agent. Rich in antioxidants, it effectively fights against skin ageing. It can also be used to moisturize the rest of the body, argan oil is not only used on the face.
If you want to use it as a cosmetic product, you will have to choose a cold-pressed oil, in order not to denature the antioxidants it contains. To be sure you have a good product, you will also be advised to choose an organic oil that will maintain the balance of your epidermis.
2. Argan oil is healing
In case of dry skin, chapped skin, stretch marks or eczema, you will find with argan oil an excellent remedy. This oil has quite exceptional healing properties. It will also help you to soothe itching or skin irritations. To soften skin damaged by scarring, argan oil will also be very beneficial.
In winter, feel free to use it as a lip balm. Apply it every night to your lips and you will no longer suffer from chapped lips. Also remember to apply it to your hands and feet before going to bed, especially if you frequently suffer from frostbite. This oil is particularly recommended for pregnant women to avoid stretch marks on the stomach, upper thighs and breasts.
3. Argan oil fights acne effectively
As surprising as it may seem, argan oil is a powerful way to fight acne. One would tend to think that applying an oil to oily skin could only aggravate the situation, but thanks to its antioxidant power, argan oil allows acne skin to regain its balance, without clogging pores.
In addition, its healing properties will allow the skin to regenerate more easily and reduce skin inflammation. To use it in the treatment of acne skin, apply a few drops in the morning and evening to clean, cleansed skin.
4. Argan oil protects and nourishes the hair
Do you want to get rid of those toxic hair masks? Use argan oil. To take care of your hair, this oil is ideal. It will nourish them in depth and protect them from external aggression. It will repair split ends and make your hair softer and shinier.
Argan oil is expensive, so it must be used intelligently. Do not make a mask with the oil but only add a few drops of argan oil to your shampoo. You will be amazed at the result: stronger, silkier hair. For those who have done colorations, this oil allows to keep the brightness of the chosen color longer.
5. Argan oil protects against cardiovascular diseases
In Morocco, for centuries, argan oil has been consumed to prevent cardiovascular disease. Many studies have shown that this oil reduces cardiovascular risk because it plays a role in blood pressure, plasma lipids and antioxidant status. It also has anticoagulant properties, which is important in the prevention of heart disease.
Other studies have suggested that argan oil has high levels of tocopherols and squalenes, which would make it a product capable of slowing the proliferation of prostate cancer cells.
Its antioxidant properties are excellent in cancer prevention.