Cold-pressed, unrefined Argan oil is loaded with tons of nutrients that benefit skin, hair, and body. Boasting high levels of vitamin E tocopherols and essential fatty acids, Argan oil is super hydrating, anti-oxidant, and anti-ageing.
Sustainably harvested from limited forests in Morocco, this hardworking beauty all-star is in short supply and high demand. But luckily, a little goes a long way. Check out all the many ways to incorporate this magical oil into your beauty routine. If you’re anything like us, you’ll be chucking all your other products in no time at all!
Argan oil is best known for its hydrating properties and with good reason! It makes for a lightweight, non-greasy moisturizer that smoothes and hydrates skin, protecting against and reversing the signs of ageing and environmental damage. Massage a few drops onto skin after washing morning and night.
If you’re not ready to part with your moisturizer yet, you can use Argan oil as an antioxidant serum. It is healing, protecting, anti-ageing, and can even reverse the signs of sun damage! Press a few drops into skin after washing, and follow with your moisturizer once the serum is absorbed.
3. Dry skin remedy:
For cracked heels and elbows, dried out cuticles, chapped lips, or flaky patches anywhere on your body, Argan oil is intensely healing. Massage a few drops anywhere dry 1-2 times a day, and you’ll be saying goodbye to dry skin in no time at all!
4. Skin condition treatment:
As if all of the above wasn’t enough to have you clicking Buy it Now, Argan oil is also amazingly healing for skin conditions like eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, bug bites, sunburns, scars, stretch marks, and cellulite. (I know… WHAT?!) Massage a few drops onto the affected area, and behold its healing power!
5. Foundation booster:
For a dewy, glowing complexion, add a couple drops of Argan oil to your foundation before applying.
6. Hair treatment:
Argan oil is an amazing intensive conditioning treatment for dry and damaged hair, itchy scalp, and even dandruff. It adds hydration and lustre, protects against split ends and heat styling, and deeply conditions. For deep conditioning, work a small amount into damp hair from the ends up, and style as usual. For scalp concerns, massage a small amount into scalp.
7. Anti-frizz serum:
Argan oil also makes for an amazing anti-frizz shine serum to finish off any hairstyle. Emulsify a few drops between your hands and smooth over dry hair anytime to eliminate flyaway and add shine.
8. DIY beauty treatment boost:
Take any at-home beauty treatment –from a relaxing soak to a deep hydrating face mask or an exfoliating scrub — up a notch with the addition of a few drops of Argan oil!