For so long jojoba oil has been used in cookery, medicinal reasons and for hair. It has been used to cure sores, poisonous ivy, kidney infection and also wounds. Jojoba oil it’s not oil, but it’s a wax ester liquid whose molecular compound is same as natural oils from our skin known as sebum.
Jojoba oil is also different such that it doesn’t get affected when left at high temperatures. Recently, jojoba oil is widely used for hair and skin care. Have a look at some of the beauty benefits it has.
You can use jojoba oil in massaging your body. It can be used on its own or even combine with few essential oils for massage. You can mix lavender oil with jojoba oil which helps to soothe your muscles and boost relaxation. Mix a half cup of jojoba oil, and some drops of lavender oil then apply some on the part that needs to be massaged and then massage thoroughly by squeezing and kneading the muscles.
You can soothe your dry, cracked lips by use of jojoba oil. It contains a lovely thick flow that will moisturize and lubricate your lips. During winter season; you can make good use of jojoba oil by applying it on your lips before you go out.
Jojoba oil is a perfect moisturizer. Put some on your hand and then apply on your body. You can as well use it to moisturize your face. But it’s also advisable that if your face is oily, prone to acne and often breaks out, you should stop using jojoba oil as your facial moisturizer. However, if you have dry skin, you can use it as your facial moisturizer. Its consistency is in a silky form which makes it easier to penetrate into your skin.
Heals Wounds and Scars
If you use jojoba oil, it will help to speed up the healing process of your wounds and also makes the scars to fade away quickly. Jojoba oil when used it assists to fasten your wound closure. You should apply the oil on your wound after the bleeding has stopped so that it can prevent germs from accessing the injury. To remove scars apply jojoba oil then massage appropriately, which will prevent scar tissue break up.
If you want to remove makeup from your eyes, you can then use jojoba oil. Pick a cotton pad then dip it in some jojoba oil. Then slowly wipe away the makeup from your eyes. However, you can as well apply some jojoba oil using your fingers then directly to the closed eyes wipe with wet wipes to get rid of the makeup.