Argan oil

Argan oil is obtained from the fruit of the tree of the argan tree, which grows in Algeria and Morocco.

Useful properties of argan oil

Chemistry  Argan oil is obtained from the fruit of the argan tree wood
 oil composition makes it unique - it contains many polyunsaturated fatty acids, omega-6, essential for the maintenance of youthful skin, and sterols having antiinflammatory action.

The main benefits of argan oil is that it has beneficial effects on the skin - absorbs quickly, heals minor wounds, abrasions, cuts, thermal burns. Judging by the reviews, the power of argan oil to smooth wrinkles and shallow scars, tightens facial contours.

There are some useful properties of argan oil: soothing, moisturizing, antioxidant, toning.

Application of argan oil

Mainly oil is used in cosmetology. Regular external use argan oil as a means of facial skin care makes it possible to prevent its premature aging, age appeared to correct deficiencies.

Apply the oil on the skin can be in the pure state at night, using it in place of a face cream. If there is no tendency to clog pores, the oil can be applied on top of the usual night cream.

Just apply the oil on the skin around the eyes. It has been observed that the oil affects the deepest layer of the skin - the dermis, which is important for thin, sensitive and early aging skin around the eyes.

If a skin problem can help a mixture of argan oil and black cumin oil, taken in equal parts. It is applied every day dot on pimples and blackheads morning and evening until recovery of the skin.

This use of argan oil for cosmetics is not restricted. Already it noticed that it can be used to care for hair and nails. To keep dry, brittle, prone to hair loss, oil regularly at night rub into the roots. Such use of argan oil makes it possible to make the hair soft, eliminate dryness of the scalp.

In order to stop the nails often break, regularly rub argan oil for the night in the nail plate.

Argan oil can help in the prevention of stretch marks on the body. To do this, mix a tablespoon argan oil 5-7 drops of essential oil of neroli and mandarin oil, the resulting mixture is applied to the skin of the thighs, belly, massage the skin until the oil is absorbed.

There are reviews on the argan oil, used to prevent the appearance of stretch marks as part of another mixture of 50 ml of argan oil mixed with 3 drops of essential tangerine and 3 drops of essential oils of lemon. Use the mixture as described above.

To eliminate stretch marks on the breasts using means which includes: 10 ml Argan oil, rosehip oil 30 ml, 2 ml Helichrysum essential oils, incense gums, 3 ml of essential oils of geranium, rosewood, myrrh. The tool is applied every morning and evening to stretch and gently massage them from the edges toward the center so that they converge. Nursing and pregnant women can not use such a mixture. Expectant mothers and those who are breastfeeding, to prevent and eliminate stretch marks on the chest make better use of argan oil in its pure form, and only after consultation with the attending gynecologist.

Benefits of Argan oil is manifested in its internal use: it helps reduce cholesterol levels,  Argan oil in the package
 improving the work of the heart, of vessels, potency, metabolism, immunity, blood circulation. Inside is better to take the oil from unroasted argan, 1-2 teaspoons of fasting. It has been observed that the oil is perfectly tones, so better to drink it in the morning. Judging by the reviews, argan oil will manifest itself in two weeks of its daily use.

Those who follow the weight, it is important to know that the calorie content of 100 grams of argan oil is 828 calories.


Argan oil can not be used inside and externally, if it is revealed intolerance. Other serious contraindications oil was fixed.