The Top 14 Natural Oils for Skin
The traditional use of natural oils in cosmetics
Ancient societies discovered the benefits of essential oils for making skin care treatments to protect their skin. The benefits of Moroccan Argan Oil and Cactus Seed Oils and natural clays are still enjoyed by the Berber women of Morocco today. It is only now are people in the “more advanced” regions learning the benefits of natural oils for use in skin care.
Here is our list of the best natural oils to combine with Argan as a carrier oil to create skin-healing oil blends
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10 Natural Oils & Herbs that Stimulate Collagen Production
How to Firm Skin & Reduce Wrinkles Naturally
Collagen makes up around 74% of our skin and it is collagen that holds us together.
The most popular active ingredient in commercial products is Retinoids. They can increase skin thickness. Unfortunately they also thin the stratum corneum the barrier which holds in moisture causing Xerosis – dry skin. They were also found to decrease Ceramide levels in living skin which are essential for making collagen! ( Ponec & Weerheim 1990 )
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Moroccan Rhassoul Clay – The Ultimate Guide
A natural Shampoo, cleansing and conditioning treatment for skin and hair.
What is Rhassoul Clay?
Rhassoul clay, also spelt Ghassoul Clay ,is a wonderful, natural product, mined for over 1400 years from deep within the Atlas mountains of Morocco .
What is Rhassoul Clay Good for?
In Morocco Rhassoul clay and is an essential, natural and gentle beauty product that every women will take to the Hammam.
Moroccan Rhassoul clay is used for:
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Argan Oil & 8 Natural Ways to Reduce Wrinkles and Get Younger Looking Skin
1. Quit Smoking
Finally some good news for all you smokers – and another good reason to quit. You could start looking 13 years younger!
Smoking is known for its negative aging effects on skin. But the good news is that a 2010 study in the journal Skinmed showed a reversal of skin age of up to 4 years younger than biological age.
Researchers followed the over a period of 9 months, were followed by a team of dermatologists, psychologists and nutritionists.
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Argan Oil is the best natural product to use for removing and preventing stretch marks. There are many reasons for the appearance of stretch marks, such as pregnancy, weight gain, puberty, a health condition, body building or excessive use of corticosteroid medication. In all cases stretch marks are caused by the same problem – extensive stretching of the skin over a short time.
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Argan Oil for Tanning
How to protect against skin damage and ageing with Argan and Exotic Oils
Every year millions of cases of melanoma are diagnosed. Globally the highest rates occur in non-indigenous “white skinned” races living in hot cliimates. The greatest problems occur in countries such as New Zealand and Australia occupied by European emigrants. However, sunlight exposure increases vitamin D levels which are proven to have very beneficial healthy effects.  So at what point does sun tanning and exposure to UV light become a problem?
Sun Burn and It’s Role in Skin Cancer
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Argan Oil for Preventing Dry Skin Problems
Use Soothing Argan Oil to tackle Skin Dryness this Winter
For those of us living in the north hemisphere winter has arrived. It is the time of year to take extra care to protect our exposed skin. The combined stress of dry winter environments like over heated offices and cold winter winds can result in dry irritated skin, cracked or blotchy patches and an unhealthy complexion. This is where a protective Argan Oil barrier can stop a mild irritation developing into a winter skin problem.
Winter Use of Argan Oil
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Argan Oil for Skin Care
Pure, Organic Argan Oil Moisturiser Anti Ageing Serum
Argan Oil has long been used as an Anti Aging skin treatment in Morocco and has now gained international recognition its rejuvenating and Anti Aging effects. Both Cosmetic and Culinary oils are high in Anti-oxidants, Vitamin-E, Linoleic Acid ( the active ingredient in Evening Primrose Oil) as well as anti-inflammatory Saponins and a number of phytosterols.
Great Skin Care Products You Can Make at Home with Argan Oil
Care for Your Skin by Making Your Own Personal Skin Care Products
Making your own personal care products is not only simple, cheaper and better but is also fun.
People are now recognizing that the concentrated chemicals in commercial products do little to nothing for your skin or hair. In many cases they actually cause damage. The world is slowly going back to doing things nature’s way and for skin and hair care and this is definitely good news.
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What is really in Commercial Cosmetics?
Argan Oil for Skin care the alternative to commercial Cosmetics?
Chemicals in Commercial Cosmetics VS Argan Oil
This highly informative video will show you why we should all be testing natural products to try the benefits of Argan Oil for Skin.