Jojoba oil is ideal for facial, body and hair care.
Jojoba oil, whose properties and uses are described in this article, is ideal for facial, body and hair care. Due to its rich composition, this oil, sometimes called “Desert Gold,” will help solve many problems, while saving on expensive care products! How to use oil for your own beauty? The answer you will learn from this article.
The composition of the oil is unique: in its chemical composition, it is considered vegetable wax, almost the same as spermaceti
Jojoba is classified as a base oil. The composition of the oil is unique: in its chemical composition, it is considered vegetable wax, almost the same as spermaceta. Oil includes:
- saturated acids
96% of the oil consists of ceramides, so that it is extremely resistant to heat and oxidation. Ceramides are proteins that help moisturize the skin and restore its protective barrier.
Tip!It is possible to store oil for years, while it will not lose its beneficial property. It is best to store the oil in a cold place in a tightly closed container.
96% of the oil consists of ceramides, so that it is extremely resistant to heat and oxidation.
What problems does jojoba oil help to solve?
Oil can be used to solve the following problems:
- fading skin that has lost its firmness and elasticity;
- dry skin;
- wrinkles. Especially effective oil for the elimination of small wrinkles around the eyes;
- colloidal scars. Of course, it is not possible to remove old scars, however, as a prevention of their occurrence, oil will be an ideal means;
- prevention of stretch marks during pregnancy and sudden changes in body weight;
- skin hypersensitivity;
- softening of rough skin, for example, on the elbows or on the heels;
- fragility and cross-section of hair;
- joint diseases;
- flabbiness of the skin on the neck.
Oil helps fight a variety of cosmetic problems.
Tip! Jojoba is perfect to care for any type of skin. However, if the skin is oily and prone to the appearance of comedones, it is not recommended to apply oil in its pure form: it should be mixed with moisturizing and nourishing creams.
It may seem paradoxical, but jojoba helps cleanse the skin from impurities and makeup. At the same time, unlike conventional cosmetics, it will not clog pores or dry out the skin, gently moisturizing it and protecting it from all sorts of aggressive environmental influences. If you remove eye makeup with jojoba oil, you prevent the appearance of fine wrinkles around the eyes.
How to apply the tool? It's very simple: soak a cotton pad in it and gently wipe the face, moving along the massage lines. It is very important not to rub the skin, especially around the eyes. Just attach the disc to your eyes for a few seconds: after that you can take off the mascara, shadows and eyeliner without making the slightest effort.
Tip!If your skin is prone to dryness, you can remove the oil residue after makeup removal. Owners of oily skin should wash with cool water. However, in winter, washing can be abandoned: the skin becomes dehydrated from negative temperatures, and jojoba helps prevent its drying and nourishes with valuable substances.
If you remove eye makeup with jojoba oil, you prevent the appearance of fine wrinkles around the eyes.
Magic tool for eyelashes
If you have short bright eyelashes, you can use this unique natural remedy to strengthen and grow them. Use oil for this purpose is extremely simple: apply a small amount of it on the eyelashes at night. True, it is necessary to exercise caution: if irritation appears in front of your eyes, it is better to refuse such a procedure.
Thanks to this method, eyelashes will quickly begin to grow, becoming at the same time darker and thicker. Many girls even claim that they were able to abandon the carcass thanks to this simple tool!
Tip!In order to apply natural remedy to the eyelashes, it was more convenient to pour it into an empty tube from under the carcass using a plastic syringe without a needle..
If you have short bright eyelashes, you can use this unique natural remedy to strengthen and grow them.
If you use oil regularly, your skin will permanently retain its radiance and elasticity. It is very simple to do this: apply a small amount on the skin of the face, neck and decollete instead of cream. By the way, jojoba oil is absorbed quickly enough, so there will not be a greasy film on the face that impedes gas exchange. In addition, you do not stain bed linen. Excess funds, which the skin is not absorbed, should be blotted with a paper napkin.
By the way, if you regularly use the oil, you can get rid of both excessive dryness of the skin and its fat content. Dry skin remedy nourishes and protects against external influences, and the owners of oily skin, it will help reduce the activity of the sebaceous glands. The tool will help to maintain youth for a long time due to the presence in the composition of a high concentration of vitamin E, which is a natural antioxidant.
Tip!To make the treatment even more effective, you can add a few drops of any essential oil to the base oil of jojoba. Care should be taken: essential oils can cause severe allergies and even skin burns. Therefore, before applying such a home remedy, be sure to conduct a test on a small area of skin, for example, on the crook of the elbow.
If you regularly use oil, you can get rid of both excessive dryness of the skin and its fat content.
In order to conduct an effective homemade procedure that will prevent premature skin aging, you will need two tablespoons of jojoba, a couple of drops of patchouli oil, as well as one teaspoon of flaxseed oil. Mix all the listed ingredients in a non-metallic container and apply on face. The mask should be on the face and neck for a quarter of an hour. After the procedure, wipe the skin with a cloth.
If you do the mask two or three times a week, you will quickly notice that the wrinkles are smoothed out and the oval of the face becomes clearer. You will quickly notice the effect that jojoba oil has: the properties and application for the face of this tool are truly miraculous. Women who regularly use this method, note that their skin was the same as it was at the age of twenty.
Tip!Apply the mask with special brushes: this will make the procedure not only more hygienic, but also pleasant. In addition, the brush will help to make a soft, delicate massage of the skin of the face and improve blood circulation.
Jojoba oil will help return the youth to your skin
Mask to fight inflammation
If the skin is covered with all sorts of rashes and inflammations, it is usually a violation of any system of the body and you need to consult a doctor who will find out the root cause of the cosmetic defect that is bothering you. However, there are tools that allow you to get rid of the rash and return the skin a beautiful, healthy look. One of these tools is a jojoba based mask.
To complete the procedure, you will need:
- a tablespoon of jojoba;
- two drops of tea tree oil, which is a powerful natural antiseptic;
- one drop of lavender essential oil.
This mask can not be applied to the entire skin of the face: it is enough to smear inflammations and rashes with a cotton swab. The mask inhibits the growth of bacteria, nourishes the skin and helps accelerate the process of regeneration. You need to do the procedure a couple of times a day, you can apply the tool at night.
Jojoba oil, whose properties and use for the skin are described above, is a practically universal remedy that has no contraindications! Thanks to the oil, you can save on expensive tools and cosmetologist services.
Mask with jojoba oil inhibits the growth of bacteria, nourishes the skin and helps to accelerate the process of regeneration
Tip! If you are not prone to allergic reactions, you can try to apply tea tree oil in its pure form. This should be done very carefully: essential oils can cause skin burns.
Remedy for damaged hair
Jojoba oil, whose properties and use for hair is described in a number of books on cosmetology, will help you to get rid of problems, for example, from excessive dryness and fragility of your curls. Also, the regular use of such masks is an excellent method to prevent the cross section of the tips of the hair. Especially this method is useful for girls who regularly dye their hair and do hot styling.
Oil can be applied to the hair in an undiluted form or mixed with essential oils. Essential oils need to add two or three drops: this will help get rid of hair oily. If your scalp is too dry and you have dandruff, you can do without essential oils. Excellent effect gives a mask, which consists of equal parts of jojoba and burdock oil.
Apply the mask to the entire length of the hair, warm the head with a plastic hat and towel. Wash off the mask can be a couple of hours. In case your hair is damaged badly enough, you can leave the mask on all night.
You can speed up hair growth by rubbing jojoba oil into the scalp for 10-15 minutes before bathing. Oil nourishes the hair roots and helps to quickly become the owner of luxurious long curls.
The oil can be applied to the hair in an undiluted form or mixed with essential oils.
Tip! Oil masks are hard enough to wash off the hair. Buy a special cleansing shampoo or add some baking soda to your regular shampoo.
On the basis of jojoba essential oil, the properties and use of which are described in this article, you can make an excellent anti-cellulite massage tool. Take five tablespoons of butter, and mix them with citrus essential oils (orange, grapefruit or mandarin). After this, massage the problem areas with hands or special massagers.
This tool will not only help get rid of cellulite, but also make the skin more smooth and elastic. In addition, you will receive an aromatherapy session that will lift your spirits and give you cheerfulness.
Tip!To get rid of cellulite, you can prepare a scrub based on ground coffee and jojoba. Mix ground coffee with shower gel to get a homogeneous mass that has the consistency of greasy sour cream. After that, add two to three tablespoons of jojoba to the mixture. In the shower, apply a homemade scrub on problem areas, massage them thoroughly and rinse with cool water. After the procedure, any suitable cream is applied to the skin.
On the basis of jojoba essential oil, you can make an excellent anti-cellulite massage
Combating dry skin of lips
If during the cold season, the skin of your lips flakes and cracks strongly, you need to resort to the following method. Every evening, rub jojoba oil into your lips with a few drops of rose essential oil. Oil can be applied and undiluted: this means the drug will not be less effective.
On the basis of jojoba oil you can make an excellent lip scrub. Add some jojoba oil to the sugar to make a thick gruel. Massage your lips and rinse off with warm water.
Tip! Men can also use jojoba oil. If you have dry sensitive skin, apply oil after shaving: this will help make the skin smooth and supple.
Now you know the features of jojoba oil, properties and application. Reviews will help you make sure that this tool really works at 100%.
Tatyana: During pregnancy, stretch marks appeared on the abdomen. Expensive funds did not work, read that you can use natural remedies. Put oil on the stomach every night. And after delivery no stretch marks.
Oil can also be used to moisturize the lips.
Helena: Suffered from dry skin. Creams, even the most expensive, gave short-term results. I began to use jojoba oil in its pure form: it was simply applied before bedtime. The skin quickly became elastic and elastic, and I forgot about dryness forever.
Olga: When my son was 14 years old, he developed acne. I read in one article what can be applied to inflammation of jojoba oil with tea tree oil. As a result, acne quickly disappeared. I recommend to all adolescents who are faced with age problems.
Catherine: We use jojoba oil with the whole family. We put our daughter on the face in the winter before going out, the husband uses after shaving, I make masks based on this oil. Cheap, effective and easy!