Almond oils are truly a gift of nature because of its long list of health and beauty benefits. There are two types of almond oils, sweet and bitter, and both have a strong effect on ones skin, hair and health. Almond oil contains vitamin E, proteins, potassium, zinc, monounsaturated fatty acids and many more vitamins beneficial for every aspect of human body.
Here are some examples of how this wonderful gift of nature is being enhanced in our skin, hair and health.
DEEP CLEANSING OF THE SKIN MAKING IT FLAWLESS
Almond oil is light in texture, therefore it can penetrate deeply into the skin, moving away the dirt from the skin and accumulating into the skin pores and hair follicles. Due to the vitamin A content in the oil, it also helps in reducing acnes. Almond oil can be safely used even on the most sensitive skin.
Almond oil scrub: It is easy to make a natural facial scrub with almond oil and fine sugar. Mix them together and apply them on the face, scrub it gently making circles on your skin while removing dead cells. Wash it off with cool water. If you repeat this procedure every week, it is certain that your skin will become beautiful and radiant.
AGAINTS DARK CIRCLES AND RASHES
Almond oil is incredible ingredient used for the dark circles and bags under the eyes. If you apply this natural oil under your eyes every night before going to bed, effect will be unbelievable. You will see a noticeable difference in only two weeks. Furthermore, when it comes to skin rashes, almond oil is alternative for any chemical creams that are being advertised. First of all, you don’t have to worry about the chemical substances that are being used in commercial products and can cause the further irritation, and secondly you have to know that this oil is rich store of zinc that is used in any lotions available, but its 100% natural.
Application: It is really simple. Just dip your fingers in the oil and gently apply on the affected area. Leave it until the oil is completely absorbed into the skin. You can use it anywhere on the body.
FORGET ABOUT HAIR LOSS & MAKE YOUR HAIR SHINY AND STRONG
Since almonds oil is rich in calcium, magnesium, and zinc which is what our hair greatly needs, it controls hair loss, especially if its used regularly.
Use: Apply warm amount of almond oil to your scalp after taking a bath and let the scalp absorb it over the night. Wash your hair the next morning. Moreover, if you eat almonds every day it can also help in keeping your hair healthy.
Not only the scalp, but the entire hair can benefit from the almond oil. Since our hair produces an oily substance that naturally protects our hair, by using shampoos regularly, we reduce the amount of these natural oils making our hair dry and brittle. This can result in split ends and the entire breakage of our hair, which causes the reduction of our hair length.
Use: What you have to do is apply almond oil right after you wash your hair with an organic shampoo (mixed with Jolié). First dry the hair with the tower gently (do not rub, but leave the tower for few minutes to moisturize). Rub the oil between your palms and run your hand the entire length of your hair. Leave the hair to air dry naturally, or only blow dry roots of the hair.
REDUCES THE RISK OF HEART DISEASES
Almond oil has anti-inflammatory and antioxidative properties, which keeps your heart healthy. Moreover, it is rich in monounsaturated fatty acids that is extremely beneficial for the heart. Consuming almond oils can reduce blood pressure and increase the level of good cholesterol.
RELIEVES MUSCLES PAINS
Almond oil is used for massage to relieve soreness and muscle pains. This natural oil is rich in proteins and therefore it rejuvenates tired muscles. It can also be used as an aromatherapy to relax the muscles and cure soreness.
FOR HEALTHY NAILS
If your nails are thin and prone to rupture , it indicates the lack of minerals. Since almond oil is rich in zinc and has a great amount of B-complex vitamins and iron, it effectively improves nail health.
Application: Apply a drop of almond oil on the nail and gently rub it. This treatment will make your nail smoother and thicker. Try to do it at least twice a week.