Shopping-and-Product-Reviews Jojoba oil is one of the more .mon ingredients in hair care products and with good reason. This natural oil is considered by many to be the most .patible due to its similarity to the scalp’s sebum and its ability to work with all hair types. It has many therapeutic properties including its ability to protect moisture loss, protect hair health and improve the condition of damaged hair. Jojoba oil is derived from the seeds of a perennial shrub that is found in northwestern Mexico and the southwestern United States. Although it is .monly known as oil, the extract from the jojoba is technically a liquid wax. It is golden in appearance and has a slight nutty odor plus it is hypoallergenic, non-irritating and non-.edogenic. It also contains vitamin E and has antibacterial and antioxidant properties as well. Generally easy to find, jojoba oil can be purchased in many health food stores and is also .monly available online through a number of different retailers. Let’s look at some of the many uses for jojoba oil and how it can benefit you. Eye Makeup Remover Jojoba oil is a great way to remove eye makeup and condition your lashes at the same time. Soak a cotton ball or pad in the oil and wipe it over your eye shadow, liner and mascara. This is remove your eye makeup easily and gently without any fear of irritation. Cleansing Oil In addition to removing eye makeup you can also use jojoba oil to remove blush, foundation and lipstick. Simply soak a pad or cotton ball in the oil and wipe them away. Remove the oil .pletely by wiping after with a damp tissue or washcloth. Facial Moisturizer Our skin readily accepts jojoba oil with any threat of breakout or reaction due to its similarities to human sebum. Even if you have oily or .bination skin you can feel assured that you will not have any worries because jojoba oil will help to balance the skin’s sebum by moisturizing dry skin and easing oil production in oily skin. You can apply it either by mixing it with your own moisturizer or by sparingly apply it on its own. Lip Conditioner If wind and sun have your lips dry and chapped then the solution for you is jojoba oil. A small amount of this applied to your lips is a perfect replacement for chapstick and lip balms that are costly and short lived. Cuticle Oil Constant use of your hands can result in dry, worn cuticles that look and feel ugly. Condition them and keep them soft by rubbing a small amount of jojoba oil into them on a regular basis. Your cuticles will never look better. Hair Conditioner Adding jojoba oil to your hair routine is a simple process that will provide numerous rewards. Just mix a few drops into your favorite conditioner and apply as usual. When you rinse it out the beneficial properties of the oil will be retained in the hair. You can also put a few drops on your palm and work it through the ends of your hair prior to blow drying for added conditioning. If you hair is looky frizzy or dull then the addition of a small amount of jojoba oil will smooth out the cuticle and make your hair shiny and healthy looking. It has also been said that by massaging some jojoba oil into the scalp that you will promote thick, lustrous hair. Body Oil Jojoba oil can be used in a number of different easy to keep your skin hydrated and feeling smooth. Add a few drops to your favorite body lotion, moisturizer or oil and massage it in for a great, non-greasy feel. Hydrate your skin by rubbing it all over your body after you have bathed or showered, the open pores absorb it quickly and leave your skin feeling great. Another great use is to rub it into your legs prior to shaving. This will help to give you a closer, smoother shave and great looking legs that will be noticed. We have looked at a number of the different uses for jojoba oil and there are many more we have not even touched upon. You also can find it as an additive to many hair and skin care products and can get the same results through their uses. A small amount of jojoba oil used once or twice a week will provide amazing results that will make your friend envious and have them wondering what your secret is. About the Author: 相关的主题文章: