Jojoba oil is a natural oil that resembles natural sebum the best. Rich in vitamins and minerals like Vitamin E, B complex, Zinc and even iodine, this humble product suits all skin types.
Here's how you can use this oil in multiple ways:
For Moisturizing Your Skin: If you are looking for soft and supple skin all year round then Jojoba Oil is your answer. High in ceramides, this weightless oil hydrates your skin without looking sticky.
To Reduce Wrinkles and Signs of Aging: In addition to making the skin firm, glowing and hydrating, Jojoba oil also helps in reducing the appearance of wrinkles, thus giving you youthful skin.It is highly effective when used after a face wash or mixed with a moisturizing lotion. However, direct topical application has proven to show the best results, especially in dry winter months.
Treating Stubborn Acne: The antiseptic oil is a very effective for acne treatment. It helps clear the clogged pores and reduces breakouts. Jojoba helps in lightening blemishes if used consistently over a period of time. Apply the oil on the affected areas, gently and leave it on overnight. Rinse with regular water, next morning for best results.
To Remove Make-Up: Jojoba oil has great cleansing properties and is an excellent makeup remover and a cleanser. The oil helps in removing all traces of stubborn makeup instantly.All you need to do is take a few drops of oil in a cotton pad and swipe it across to get clean stubborn kohl, mascara or eyeshadow.
Reducing Under Eyes Circles: Mix equal quantities of jojoba oil and chamomile essential oil and massage it gently in circular motion under the eyes for 10-15 minutes. Leave it on overnight and allow it to get absorbed. The oil helps in reducing the inflammation, providing you a smooth, even-toned look.
To Condition Your Hair: Jojoba can be the perfect chemical free replacement to your hair serum. The natural oil keeps hair hydrated and tames dry, frizzy tresses. It also helps seal the natural moisture from tips to the ends, making them look lustrous and healthy.
To Remove a Tan: The oil acts like a shield and helps in curing sunburnt skin. The fastest and safest cure for tanned skin is to apply jojoba oil in the dark areas. Since the oil is rich in Vitamin E and B complex, it helps in repairing dry and damaged skin while soothing the burning sensation.
With inputs from Shiv Singh Mann, Founder, Desert Splendour.
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