People often avoid using essential oils or oil-free products because they think that they will make their skin greasy and with stains. But this is not true as it is proven that by using natural oil based skincare products can make your skin really beautiful. The oil will soothe and nourish the skin because it will help the active ingredients to penetrate in the skin, increasing their positive properties. Can you believe in this?
Although there are many valuable oils, the ones that we will mention below are proven to be especially beneficial for skin care.
Extra Virgin Olive Oil
This oil is suitable for dehydrated and dry skin. It is rich in fatty acids, vitamin A and vitamin E. It is quite similar to oils which are produced by the skin and that is why is easily absorbed. These vitamins are great for making the skin elastic and the antioxidants in the oil prevent skin cancer. This oil is not recommended for people who have skin prone to acne because it can make your skin stained. Use it before taking shower or in a bath. A better absorption will be achieved due to the warm water and a towel will help in removing the extra oil from the skin. Remarkable!
If you have problem with uneven scars, acne-prone skin, aging, the rosehip oil is the best choice for you. It is helps in collagen production and cells regeneration because it is able to penetrate deep in the skin. It is also rich in vitamin C, omega -3 and omega- 6 fatty acids and for healing scars and reducing inflammations. It also has retinoic acid which is a main ingredient in retinol products, and that is why it is able to reduce wrinkles and fine lines. It has a lot of anti-aging properties.
Furthermore, it can help in repairing mild scars and blemishes on acne –prone skin due to linoleic acid it contains. This acid together with other healthy ingredients turns into amazing remedy. The final result is clean, healthy skin.
If you are sun –lover or you have wound –prone skin than start using this oil. Although it is mostly used as cooking oil, it is used as skin product as well. This is golden toned oil with many nourishing properties. It can be compared with sunscreens as it protects the skin from the sun and prevents even 30 % of UV rays. It can also help if you cut yourself in a way that you just need to apply sesame oil on wounds or cuts because it has antibacterial properties. It also moisturizes the skin and because of its anti- inflammatory properties, it is beneficial against skin conditions as psoriasis and eczemas. It also contains vitamin E, sesamol and potent antioxidants. Due to its high viscosity it is also great in the fight against free radicals as well as is able to repair and nourish damaged skin cells.
This oil should be used by people with dry, sensitive and normal sin and against eczema. It has anti-bacterial, anti-viral and anti-inflammatory properties. Because of its small molecular structure, allows better absorption and the skin becomes more soft and smooth. It also contains medium chain fatty acids which help against eczema and the skin to stay moisturized. This oil is used throughout the whole year, because it is beneficial after sunbathing and also protects the skin when is cold and windy. At the end we need to mention that it contains lauric acid which protects the skin surface and it is also a beneficial remedy against dry and rough skin.