Jojoba Oil has got everything going for it! Derived from the Jojoba shrub which grows in Mexico and some parts of the USA, this naturally occurring oil shares the same molecular structure as oils found in human skin. This means that it works to balance oil in your skin, as opposed to adding oil and causing excess sebum to be produces. The versatile structure of jojoba oil also means it can be used to treat many ailments and skin concerns.
Jojoba oil can be applied directly to the skin, and works to moisturise, sooth and protect the skin. Although it is an oil, it is light and non-greasy. Jojoba oil is great for people with sensitive skin and allergies, as it is hypoallergenic. It also contains natural sources of Vitamin E, wonderful for skin healing.
Jojoba oil has anti-fungal, anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, and is full of antioxidants. This means that not only does it moisturise the skin, but it can be used to treat many skin concerns, such as eczema and psoriasis, sunburn, signs of aging, scarring and acne.
It can also fight dandruff and skin conditions of the scalp. It is wonderful for removing make-up, too.
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