As a natural beauty aficionado, you might certainly have heard of Argan Oil, also referred to by organic beauty experts as “liquid gold” or “Moroccan Oil”. It has been widely acknowledged as a true elixir for your skin, hair and nails worldwide for the past decades. What makes pure Argan Oil so unique is its versatility and its many benefits for your inside-out beauty. In this article, we will be focusing on how you can improve your skin health with organic Argan oil.
As a Moroccan inspired brand, we can’t stress enough how this powerful oil can completely transform your skincare. Way before Argan Oil makes a breakthrough in the western clean beauty world, Moroccan women have been using it as early as 600 BCE to enhance their skin health and beauty. What you need to know is that Argan oil is as rare as It can get. Extracted from the kernels that grow on argan trees, it can only be found in the foothills of the Atlas Mountains in the southwestern region of Morocco and it has many benefits for your skin.
Ready to discover how you can power-boost your natural skincare routine? Here are a few ways to do so with organic Argan oil.
ARGAN OIL HYDRATES YOUR SKIN
If you are obsessed with a perfectly hydrated skin while not wanting to compromise on your commitment to a vegan and cruelty free skincare, you might definitely want to consider pure Argan oil as a moisturizer. Thanks to its strong combination of fatty acids and vitamin E, it has extremely hydrating effects for dry skin. It is also recommended for treating conditions such as eczema that causes severe dehydration to the skin. What else? Well, one of Argan oil’s biggest asset as a moisturizer is that it suits all skin types. So, we really encourage you to start using Argan oil to hydrate your face and skin and let us what you think!
ARGAN OIL CONTROLS OILY SKIN AND HELPS WITH ACNE
While one might think that oil on oily skin is not a great mix, this turns out to be completely untrue when it comes to organic argan oil. A study from Alternative Medicine Review, showed that using topical Argan oil twice a day for four weeks was linked to reduced sebum levels and a less shiny complexion. Low levels of sebum help a lot in reducing acne and breakouts. If you suffer from acne, you should absolutely include pure Argan oil in your skincare routine.
ARGAN OIL TREATS AND PREVENTS SUN SPOTS
As summer sunny days are back, we all face high risks of sun exposure. It is therefore vital to protect our skin from UV rays and we will be discussing how to do so in a future article. The thing is, even when we are very aware of the dangers of unprotected sun exposure, we still forget to apply sunscreen sometimes and we end up with dark spots that are hard to get rid of. Thanks to its antioxidant properties organic argan oil helps reversing and preventing skin hyperpigmentation. The vitamin E contained in Argan oil in high levels, particularly helps neutralize the free radicals and prevents oxidative damage to pigment cells.
ARGAN OIL MAY HAVE ANTI-AGING BENEFITS
Argan oil is full of omega fatty acids that do wonders in strengthening your skin tissues and therefore can aid in wrinkle prevention. In 2014, a study found that women who applied argan oil to their skin as well as included it in their diet, improved their skin’s ability to retain water (a major element in reducing signs of aging). Researchers pointed out that not only does it work on skin-deep level, but actual deep cell-level change.
Argan oil has so many benefits to your skin and we only covered a tiny tiny amount in this article. We will be sharing much more on the topic with you beautiful souls very soon. So stay tuned and give pure Argan oil a try, you will not regret it, we promise!