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Argan oil is an extremely beneficial oil that has been hailed as “liquid gold” in the hair and beauty world.
Derived from the crushed nut of the argan tree found in Morocco and Algeria, argan oil contains vitamin E, carotenes and squalene.
Why Argan Oil for Skin?
Argan oil is rich in unsaturated fatty acids; properties that combine to support intense hydration and moisture. Additionally, it has a long shelf life. It has been featured prominently on the website.
Why Pomegranate Oil for Skin?
Pomegranate oil, on the other hand, is rich in antioxidants, vitamins K and C, potassium, copper, zinc, and iron. It also contains punicic and ellagic acids.
Punicic acid is a polyunsaturated fatty acid while ellagic acid is a natural antioxidant, which alleviates skin wrinkling and inflammation. Pomegranate oil promotes rejuvenation and fortification of the skin.
Both argan oil and pomegranate oil are light and rapidly absorbed upon application. A combination of both these oils creates a powerful, potent, rejuvenating and protective serum.
Benefits of DIY Argan Oil & Pomegranate Oil All in One Facial Serum
- The serum can be used to soften, refresh and hydrate dry skin.
- It can be used on oily skin as well and won’t block pores.
- This powerful serum helps reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles over time.
- It reduces skin recovery time after a chemical peel while hydrating.
- This serum can also be used on your nails to soften cuticles and strengthen your nails.
- The serum is gentle enough for daily use.
DIY Argan Oil and Pomegranate Oil Moisturizing Serum
- 5 tablespoons of pomegranate oil
- 5 tablespoons of argan oil
- 1 teaspoon of jojoba oil
- 5 drops of Vitamin E oil
- 5 drops of chamomile essential oil
- 2 drops of neroli essential oil
- 1 oz dropper bottle
- Add the argan oil and pomegranate oil into the dropper bottle.
- Shake then open and add the vitamin E oil, jojoba oil, chamomile oil, and neroli essential oil.
- Close the bottle and shake again. Your facial serum is ready.
How to Use
Use by applying 2 – 3 drops to cleansed and dry skin every night. Spread out and rub in until absorbed. Remember to follow up with a good sunscreen especially if you use chemical peels.
Shop the Ingredients
While this recipe will last up to a year, it’s always nice to make a fresh batch every 6 months. Make just enough to last that long and you’re good to go.
Let me know how it works out for you if you decide to try the recipe. Share in the comments section.
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