Argan oil is made from natural nuts from the Argan trees that grow in Morocco. It is the best-selling pure oil that can be applied directly to the skin or taken orally.
For oral administration, the argan oil is in the form of capsules. It may be part of the composition of many cosmetic products such as shampoos, soaps and conditioners.
Traditionally, argan oil is used to improve the condition of hair, skin and nails. It is applied both locally and in the form of nutritional supplements. It contains many useful substances and vitamins that form a powerful combination for healthy and radiant skin.
What are the benefits of the Argan oil?
Protects skin from sun damage. Moroccan women have always used argan oil to protect their skin from the sun. A study was conducted in 2013 confirming its benefits.
The antioxidant action of the oil protects the skin from the harmful effects of free radicals that are formed under the influence of the sun’s rays. This protects the skin from burning and hyperpigmentation.
Hydrates the skin . Argan oil is, perhaps, the most used hydrating product. That’s why we can find it very often in the composition of many lotions, soaps and balsams. The oil can be used directly on the skin or as a food supplement to achieve a moisturizing effect.
This property of the argan oil is due to its rich vitamin E content. It is a fat-soluble vitamin that helps retain water in the skin.
Heals various skin problems. Argan oil has some beneficial properties – a powerful antioxidant, an anti-inflammatory agent. These properties affect skin problems such as psoriasis and rosacea.
For best results, apply pure argan oil to areas of the skin affected by psoriasis. In rosacea, the intake of argan oil as a dietary supplement has a better effect.
He treats acne . Hormonal acne is most often the result of increased sebum production, which is the result of hormonal imbalance. Argan oil has an anti-sebum effect that can effectively regulate the amount of sebum on the skin.
This property can be used to treat various types of acne. Its use reduces skin inflammation, soothes lesions, makes the skin soft and smooth and flattens the complexion.