Nourishing Sesame Oil

 

FUNCTIONS: HYDRATION, ANTIOXIDANT, ANTI-AGING, ANTIBACTERIAL, DRY SCALP

Sesame (Sesamum Indicum) is one of the oldest cultivated plants originated in India, dating back to 3000 B.C. It has made its appearance in history thousands of years ago mainly because it was able to grow in drought conditions whereas most of the crops failed. Through the ages, the seeds have been used both as a source of food and oil. The sesame seed oil with its rich and nutty flavour is known for its culinary properties especially in Asian cuisine and not only. Due to its balanced fatty acid profile is used for health purposes as well.

Sesame

Sesame

WHAT CAN SESAME OIL DO FOR SKIN & OVERALL HEALTH

The oil extracted from pressed sesame seeds is rich in zinc, antioxidants such as vitamin E and an abundance of unsaturated fatty acids among which two (linoleic and oleic) carry antibacterial qualities. Rich in nutrients, sesame oil benefits and maintains your skin health in various ways;

  • It soothes eczema, calms irritated skin and treats skin infections, including acne.

  • It encourages hair growth, treats dry scalp and dandruff. It prevents premature graying as well.

  • Its anti-aging properties repair the skin cells, reduce age spots and increase skin elasticity.

  • Due to its fatty acid content it serves as a deep moisturizer for face, body and hair.

     HOW TO USE IT

  • Face: Rub a few drops between your palms and apply onto your face after water-based treatments ideally.

  • Body: Apply to your skin after shower, and leave it on for 10 minutes. Thoroughly rub it in after the 10 minutes for a soft and smooth skin.

  • Hair: Massage the oil into your scalp and hair and let it sit for 10 minutes for strong and shiny hair. Wash thoroughly with your regular shampoo.

  • Massage oil:  Rub it all over the skin and leave it for 15 minutes before taking a hot shower or bath. Warm water helps the body absorb the oil better.


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