5 Benefits Of Using Almond Oil For Skin
By: Pinki Tue, 19 Feb 2019 11:35 AM
We’ve grown up listening to how effective almonds are in improving your memory. Not just that, almonds are known to be power-packed with all the essential vitamins, minerals, proteins, fibre, and are associated with a number of health benefits. However, did you know that almonds can work amazingly as a beauty ingredient? Here are five beauty benefits of almonds.
* Natural Moisturizer
Clean your face thoroughly and apply a pea size drop of almond oil all over your face. Massage gently in the upward direction including the eye area. This will not just give you smoother skin but also improve its elasticity. Perfect for this season!
* Reduces Dark Circles
Thanks to its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, almond can lighten dark circles and reduce under-eye puffiness. It also contains retinol, vitamin E, and vitamin K which can help keep the delicate skin under your eyes hydrated and smooth. You can use either almond oil or its paste for the treatment of your under eye dark circles. To make the paste, soak the almonds in water and grind them. Apply it around the eyes and leave it overnight and wash it early in the morning.
* Treat Acne
Almonds are rich in fatty acids which can contribute to soothing the skin acne, blackhead, and whiteheads and also reduce rashes. Therefore, if applied regularly on the face, it can treat all skin issues which are often caused by dirt and oil trapped in the pores of the skin.
* Age-Fighting Properties
By making a face mask by combining honey, almond oil and lemon juice in equal quantities can help in to fight the early signs of ageing. Use this simple this face mask twice a week to reduce wrinkles and rejuvenate your skin.
* Removes Makeup
Almond oil works as a natural makeup remover. You can pour a few drops of almond oil on a cotton piece and gently wipe your face and eyes to remove your makeup.