Imagine a fruit so nutritious that goats will climb trees just to eat them!
Inside that little fruit, is the little nut that gives us argan oil. For generations, natives of the Argan Forest in Morocco have pressed the nut to extract this precious oil, to use as a dietary supplement, for wound healing and rash relief, and to nourish skin and hair. These slow-growing trees are so revered that in 1998 the Argan Forest was declared a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO.
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Argan Oil Benefits Throughout History
Argan oil use was not just isolated to Morocco. People throughout the world have taken advantage of the many Argan oil benefits to treat skin infections, bug bites, and skin rashes. And now it is used by men and women all over the world seeking an effective, all natural moisturizer for skin and hair.
One of the main reasons that Argan oil is so healing, is that it is rich with vitamin A and vitamin E. However, Argan oil is also packed with anti-oxidants, Omega-6 fatty acids, and linoleic acid. Research shows that when applied to skin, it eases inflammation while moisturizing the skin.
When applied externally, tocopherol from the vitamin E, helps to boost cell production while promoting healthy skin and hair. This is why cosmetic companies are including it in their high-end anti-aging, hair, and skin care products.
The good news, to get all of the benefits of this precious little nut, you don’t have to purchase luxury hair and skin care products. You can simply use this luxurious bar of handmade soap ! True, 100% argan oil is expensive; but fortunately, just a drop or two will nourish hair and skin throughout the day, and each bar conatins more than enough Argan Oil.
Top 12 Argan Oil Benefits
Here are 12 of the ways that you can incorporate this anti-aging, moisturizing, and all-natural oil into your daily beauty regimen.
The vitamin A and vitamin E can help to reduce fine wrinkles and keep this delicate area moisturized.
When you add Argan oil, you get all the anti-aging effects too!
Regular exfoliation helps to remove dead skin cells and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, while giving you a younger fresher complexion. The Argan oil’s nutrients are readily absorbed into your skin.
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Great news for anyone that is suffering from acne – Argan oil has been proven to reduce sebum levels in individuals with oily skin! Women than have never had acne before are finding in that in their 30s and 40s this pesky condition arises, and it is often, difficult to treat. Argan oil’s high linoleic acid content helps to reduce inflammation caused by acne, (not to mention rashes, infections and bug bites) while helping heal damaged skin cells.
The vitamin A and vitamin E will help to rejuvenate the skin while moisturizing, making stretch marks less likely to form.
Razor Bumps and Burn
Razor bumps and razor burn are uncomfortable and unsightly. Argan oil is an effective treatment to soothe and heal for men after shaving, as well as women for their legs and bikini line.
Warm a drop or two of the oil in your hands and lightly massage into the affected area. The healing power of the oil will astound you. Some individuals note a reduction in the number of ingrown hairs present as well.
Minimum weight 90g, although in practice given the handmade nature and cut of each slice the weight will be more than 90g