• Michelle

Is Argon Oil Good For My Skin?

Women all over the world have been using argan oil for the argan oil skin benefits and hair benefits it contains for centuries, but what is argan oil, and is argon oil good for my skin?

Argan oil contains lots of beneficial ingredients for health, hair care, and skin care including:

  • Vitamin E - helps maintain healthy looking and feeling skin, and strengthens the body's immune system.

  • Phenols - found in plant-based compounds like argan oil, this acts as a highly effective antioxidant helping to prevent damage to DNA from free radicals

  • Carotenes - this is converted by the body into Vitamin A which supports healthy skin, eyes, and boosts your immune system

  • Fatty acids - help to produce the skin's natural oil barrier so therefore helps to keep skin looking hydrated, plumper, and younger looking

These ingredients provide the following benefits for your skin:


  • Boosts elasticity

  • Hydrates skin - to prevent dry and flaky skin

  • Prevents & reduces stretch marks - the skin regeneration and repair qualities of argan oil help to reduce inflammation and minimise stretch marks

  • Prevents & minimises sun spots - argan oil contains a physical filter against UV light which therefore helps to prevent sun damage, and it's skin repair qualities including Vitamin E help to fade sun spots resulting in happy, glowing skin

  • Controls oily skin - argan oil regulated sebum production so your skin is hydrated and won't begin to overproduce, this is especially useful if you already have oily skin

  • Reduces breakouts - reducing sebum production helps to prevent clogged pores leading to breakouts

  • Helps other products absorb into your skin - argan oil is ultra-hydrating and aids exfoliation meaning there isn't a barrier of skin cells for skin care products to act through and it can easily be absorbed into the skin

  • Prevents wrinkles - due to it's highly nourishing and sun protective qualities, skin ageing caused by dry skin and sun damage are reduced

So to answer the question 'is argon oil good for my skin?' ..... YES! It absolutely is good for your skin.

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