Unlike other organic cosmetics, Argan oil is not only for skin or face treatment, but it also functions as a natural remedy to prevent cardiovascular diseases and cancer. The oil contains many beneficial ingredients such as vitamin E and unsaturated fatty acids. As a cosmetic, Argan Oil benefits are endless, read on to see what these benefits are;
1. Face Skin Moisturizer
As Argan oil for face treatment is effective because it contains a high concentration of vitamin E and saponins, it functions well when applied directly to the face. Argan oil benefits the skin because it is useful as antioxidants, the oil also helps to moisturize dry skin and improve elasticity. It is even safe to use as a daily moisturizer.
Some people suggest that the everyday use of Argan oil creates clear and smooth facial skin condition. Furthermore, you can even use this oil as a full-body skin moisturizer and lip conditioner as well.
2. Lip Conditioner
As mentioned earlier, Argan oil is also possibly used as a lip moisturizer. Lips do not have any natural oil glands that produce or create moisture. The natural ingredients contained in the oil can be helpful to nurture the lips. You can apply the oil 2 – 3 times a day directly to your lips to improve their natural elasticity and create a glossy look.
3. Get Rid of Acne Scars
Traditionally, one of the best benefits of Argan oil for face treatment is that it is able to get rid of acne scars. The antioxidant property of vitamin E is effective in removing damaged cells and preventing further problems. This oil reduces the amount of over-produced sebum that clogs the pores. Therefore, daily use of Argan oil is not only helpful for removing acne spots, but also inhibiting the growth of bacteria in clogged pores.
Argan oil helps to restore the proper amount of sebum produced by sebaceous glands. It is actually only recommended for people with dry skin. For removing acne scars, people with oily skin should mix Argan oil with other compounds (such as jojoba oil).
4. Prevent Signs of Aging
Antioxidants have many functions. It is almost an all-in-one solution for any imaginable skin problem caused by bacteria or free radicals. Aging is actually a natural process suffered by everyone. Naturally, signs of aging occur in middle-aged people, but the condition may appear earlier than expected. There are various factors that affect or trigger such signs for example lifestyle and psychological conditions.
The combination of EFAs (Essential Fatty Acids) and tocopherol (similar to vitamin E) creates an effective antioxidant compound that effectively helps to combat free radicals and various causes of cell damage. Bacteria, damaged cells, and harmful substances from the environment may trigger early signs of aging. Argan oil can naturally get rid of those causes and maintain skin health condition.
5. Face Make Up Remover
With the proper dose and method, Argan oil also acts as a make-up remover. It is suggested that you use this oil for removing eye make-up only such as eyeliners and mascaras. The main benefit is that Argan oil does not hurt the eyes when accidental direct contact occurs.
6. Reduce Wrinkled Under-eyes
Under-eye wrinkles are universal signs of aging. Argan oil may rejuvenate and moisturize almost all parts of skin, so it can be useful for reducing the appearance of wrinkles. It improves skin elasticity and promotes skin hydration.