About Argan Oil
Harvested from the fruit of the Argan tree, the Argan nut contains a kernel, which is vigorously crushed by the Moroccan Berber women using solid stones in order to retrieve the oil, making it one of the most rare and elite oils in the world.
Argan Oil’s unique composition has gained an international reputation for being nature’s best kept secret, and has numerous benefits. Moroccans have been using the oil as a treatment in hair and skin care products for centuries.
In terms of personal care the properties of Argan oil work to enhance the skin’s overall health, preserve its youth, and aid in the natural healing of the skin and condition of the hair.
Skin Care Benefits
Moroccan Argan oil is highly effective as a skin moisturizer with antimicrobial properties. It is a lot more than a simple moisturizer because it does not contain any cholesterol. Argan Moroccan oil is more effective than other natural skin moisturizers such as Shea butter and olive oil due to its high content of fatty acids. It helps to restore the skin's natural pH levels, reduce wrinkles and softens skin.
Moroccan Argan oil has shown to increase elasticity and tighten skin, it is also known for helping neutralize free radicals, treat acne, eczema and psoriasis and regenerating properties for skin by revitalizing cell functions that prevent early skin aging due to sun, pollution, stress, smoking, etc.
Hair Care Benefits
Moroccan Argan Oil is often called liquid gold by beauty experts due to its benefits for healthy hair. Argan oil infiltrates into hair's shafts and improves its elasticity. It also proves to be very nourishing for the growth of hair, hydrates and naturally reduces curliness and tangling of messy hair. Natural antioxidants present in Argan oil strengthen hair by repairing its damaged cellular membranes, restores the smoothness and makes it shiny and manageable.
Moroccan Argan oil is a direct source of essential nutritional components for hair pores and roots due to its rich contents of unsaturated fatty acids like Omega 3 and Omega 9. These unsaturated fatty acids improve and strengthen hair and further repair split ends by strengthening the protein bonding structures in hair.
Color treatment on hair causes certain damage. Color treatment makes hair brittle and takes away its smoothness. Moroccan Argan oil cures brittle hair and increases the life of color treated hair. It is also rich with Vitamin E which makes it a fabulous agent for hair treatment, renewing and repairing the damage caused by destructive agents like heat, over styling and oxidization. Non-greasy Moroccan Argan oil locks in moisture and adds to and restores the luster and shine of your hair.
Many Hair stylists consider that 100% organic Moroccan Argan oil to be the right choice in healing and restoring damaged, dry and weak hair from environmental extremes, excessive styling practices and perms.