J like Jojoba
Being close to human sebum, Jojoba plant oil (Simmondsia sinensis) is an essential ingredient in natural facial care. It regulates the production of sebum and that is why it is often recommended for combination skin. Its dry touch is incredible, it also has a moisturizing effect linked to its protective action. Jojoba oil is not an oil but a vegetable wax.
Jojoba oil is a vegetable oil known for its many virtues for skin, hair and health.
Here are some of its most famous properties:
- Moisturizing, it is very similar to the natural oil produced by the skin, which makes it an excellent moisturizer for the skin. It can help deeply nourish the skin without leaving a greasy film.
- Sebum regulator, it can help regulate the skin's sebum production, useful for oily or acne-prone skin.
- Antioxidant, rich in antioxidants that help fight free radicals responsible for premature aging of the skin.
- Soothing, it can help soothe irritation and redness of the skin, especially sunburn.
- Softening, it can help to soften and soften the skin, while improving its elasticity.
- Nourishing, it can help nourish and strengthen the hair, giving it shine and vitality.
- Cleansing, it is a natural alternative to chemical makeup removers, as it can help remove makeup effectively while nourishing the skin.