Olive oil is regarded as the natural beauty product. Usage of olive oil has striking benefits for the skin and hair. Today we will be discussing the usage of olive oil in context to the face. What might interest people is that olive oil’s utilization is a result towards the anti-aging. It is natural wholesome product on its own. Olive oil is loaded with anti-oxidants that help the revitalization of the skin. Olive oil is rich in vitamin E which is really good for the skin.
When applied on the face, olive oil protects the skin from UV rays. It prevents away the free radicals that damage the skin of the face. It is all natural all organic that helps your face skin more efficiently than the artificially created beauty products.
To consider the usage of olive oil on face let’s consider the types of olive oil available in the market that can be used for your face’s skin. Not all of the olive oil available is the same. It is a mix and match of the pocket and surely the awareness to decide which among the availability you want.
1. Certified Organic Extra Virgin Oil
This olive oil contains the lots of quantity of Antioxidants, Vitamins and nutrients. It is obtained through pressing although this pressing cold pressing which means it prevents the loss of effective ingredients/nutrients for the face skin.
2. Virgin Oil
This olive oil comes is obtained through secondary pressing and carries a significant amount of nutrients and antioxidants but not as significant as the certified Organic Extra virgin oil.
3. Pure Olive Oil
This olive oil is an extraction by processing methods. The processing could be either heat or chemical oriented. Thus it contains lesser the amount of vitamins and Nutrients as in the former above. That has been extracted by some type processing.
4. Extra Light Olive Oil
This olive oil is a product of a lot of processing. Thus not much of the vitamins and nutrients are left behind in this Olive oil.
So the vote goes up high for the former two extra virgin and virgin olive oil. Though we might want you to still hang on to the extra virgin olive oil for your face.
Now that you have chosen the type of olive oil you want to apply on your face. Let’s have a look on how to apply to apply the olive oil on your face.
1. Take a few drops of the extra virgin cold processed olive oil and apply it on your face. While doing so keep in mind that make the rotation movement of application in circular motion. It helps to increase the blood circulations and opens the pores of the face so that this magical product of organic beauty can penetrate your skin. This also helps in you massaging your skin and striking off the impurities and dead off your face.
2. Now you can warm up a semi moist towel (make sure it’s a new clean one, only recommended for your face). This will further open up the pores allowing removing the impurities deep down. Let this procedure carry to a 10-15 minutes time and let this towel sit on your skin. If the towels become cold change them with new hot ones.
3. Now, these wash cloths / towels are used for removing the excess of the oil on your skin.
This here is one way of removing impurities from the face by using olive oil. Through the Cleansing technique.
You can use Olive oil for face by other mediums as well. We further recommend you to apply olive oil in a moderate quantity before you go to sleep. This olive oil will act as a night cream.
Another way of using olive oil is to add it in your daily home-made beauty products. You can make olive oil face masks by collaborating it with other organic products,according to your skin type.
Olive oil can also be used as an eye cream for the face. It prevents from the wrinkles on that area.
So there you go folks, here are the various benefits of olive oil that have been dictated to to you. These are specifically for your face. Keep that face of your healthy and glowing through the natural ways. We hope you have a happy time doing so, Happy Application!
Author: Haadiyah Mujahid
There are many benefits of Olive oil. It is not only used for the skin but also for the hair.