The benefits of cold pressed and pure unrefined avocado oil for skin care are perhaps not as well known as one would think. The team at Fushi Wellbeing really believe in the power of natural cold pressed oils for skin. We say forget spending hundreds on high end creams and potions and look towards nature, these oils hold the secret to youthful skin and cost so little too. Natural oils have the added benefits of the nutrients and healing properties they provide. One such natural oil is derived from the avocado, and it is exceptional.
Avocado oil contains sterolins which have been known to reduce the appearance of age spot and to provide relief for sun damaged skin. Massaging the oil into dry skin areas and on age spots has been known to help lighten and reduce their appearance.
There are some studies that show that Avocado oil At least may help increase the levels of collagen in the skin. Collagen is one of the most essential proteins required by the skin as it provides structure and elasticity, which helps fight the formation of wrinkles in particular.
Rich in vitamins and minerals
It contains essential nutrients like proteins, vitamins A, D, E and B6, magnesium, copper, iron, amino acids and folic acid, all of which is extremely essential for hair growth and nourishment. It is also a rich source of Lecithin which gives it good penetrative qualities. It is also known to have natural sunscreen properties that can protect the hair and scalp from the damage caused by the harmful UVA and UVB rays of the sun.
Avocado oil and dry skin
Avocado oil is perfect for use on dry skin. Rich in sterolins, it helps to soften the skin and to deeply moisturise it. It has also been shown to be beneficial for extreme dryness and itching as well as for skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis. This is a wonderfully beneficial oil for the skin and helps keep the winkles at bay.