Organic moringa oil has become one of the most exotic ingredients across the globe and has been termed as the wonder oil. Although, the trend of the moringa oil is recent, it has been in existence for centuries.
Did you know that the moringa tree is a food source in many countries as it is edible and nutritious? This tree is native to India and other countries along Himalayan region and has been greatly mentioned in Ayurveda. The oil is actually extracted from the seeds from the flowering plant. Organic moringa oil can be found in many natural cosmetics as they have an amazing moisturizing, soothing, and cleansing properties. You can see that they are used in hair care products, body oils, lip balms, lotions, face creams, wrinkle creams, body wash, soaps, deodorants, and perfume. It is used in aromatherapy and can be found in massage oils. They have the property to blend with other essential oils and also act as good carrier oil.
If you have a dry skin and would like to maintain the moisture content, you can use moringa oil. It is also a good alternative to your regular lip calms for chapped lips. This oil is good for treating extreme cases of skin conditions like psoriasis or eczema.
In case of minor cuts, burns, bruises, sunburn, rashes or any skin infections, you can use this oil to massage on to them. It has anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties which will heal them fairly quickly.
Blackheads and acne may affect both teens and adults. Using moringa oil for skin regularly helps in reducing re-occurrence as well as cover up the blemishes. It also helps in minimizing the dark spots which occurred due to acne.
Moringa oil also rejuvenates a tired, dull, and aging skin. It comprises antioxidants making it fight the radical damage which leads to tissue damage and wrinkles. Moringa oil prevents sagging of facial muscles and also reduces the amount of wrinkles naturally. Vitamin C present in it boosts the fine lines and repairs the damaged skin cells.
There are also other ways where you can use this oil:
1. Skin Toner: It is an important aspect of any skin care regime for every skin type. Mix 1 tablespoon of coconut oil with 1 cup witch hazel and 2 teaspoons of moringa oil. Store them in a glass bottle and use them in the morning as well as in the evening to tone your skin as well as moisturize them naturally.
2. Strengthens Cuticles: Worried about brittle cuticles? You can massage the oil into nail beds and cuticles which will strengthen them over the course of time.
3. Make up Remover: Mix a combination of coconut oil, moringa oil, and tea tree oil and massage them into skin with a pad or cotton ball to remove make up.
4. Boost Hair Growth: If you are suffering from hair loss, you can combine moringa oil and coconut oil for a massage. It promotes blood circulation and enables the follicles to grow stronger and healthier.
Looking at the list of benefits, this oil could your skin’s new best friend.