Now Foods, Solutions, Argan Oil, 4 fl oz (118 ml)
By Now Foods53 Reviews
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0.76 lbs (0.34 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-07736
- UPC Code: 733739077363
- Package Quantity: 4 fl oz (118 ml)
- Dimensions: 1.9 x 1.9 x 5.3 in, 0.45 lbs (0.2 kg)
Combo Discount: -$2.95
- 100% Pure & Certified Organic
- Argania Spinosa
- The Gold of Morocco
- Multi-Purpose Oil
- USDA Organic
- Certified Organic by Quality Assurance International
Condition: For dry hair, scalp, skin and/or cuticles in need of natural and intensive moisture renewal.
Solution: Organic Argan Oil from Morocco is beneficial for all skin types due to its rich fatty acid content. Organic Argan Oil is a multi-functional product. It adds shine to your hair and provides moisture for your skin, hair, scalp and nail cuticles. It also helps to soothe damaged and irritated skin. Because it's easily-absorbed, Organic Argan Oil helps to maintain a healthy skin pH balance as well.
For dry skin, apply a liberal amount where needed most. For hair, rub a few drops between hands and run through hair to add shine and reduce fly-aways. Or add a few drops to your favorite NOW Solutions product and mix well.
Organic argan oil (Moroccan) (100% pure) (from tree nuts of argan tree).
Expeller pressed and hexane free
Caution: Do not ingest this product. Keep away from sensitive areas. Keep out of reach of children.
iHerb Customer Reviews
This soft, gentle, non-comedogenic oil suitable for all skin and hair types, including sensitive, acne-prone and mature, with a pleasant slightly nutty aroma is one of the rarest oils in the world and known in Morocco as the "oil of life", and for good reason - its composition and properties are unique and superior to those of other plant oils. Argan oil contains 80% unsaturated fatty acids (oleic, linoleic, linolenic), 18% saturated oils (palmitic and stearic), which makes it more resistant to oxidation than olive oil, and is very high in vitamin E, a powerful antioxidant helping neutralize free radicals, restore the skin's hydrolipid balance and prevent premature aging, which is particularly important for people living in harsh and polluted environments. And that's not the only unique thing about argan oil - it also contains carotenes, squalene and triterpenoid saponins known for their emollient, soothing, healing, anti-inflammatory, disinfectant and sun-protective properties, plant sterols reducing irritation and inflammation, calming itching, deeply moisturizing and nourishing dry, damaged and sensitive skin, making it softer, smoother and more supple, improving skin tone, elasticity and complexion, preventing dryness and dehydration, and flavonoids encouraging cell renewal and regeneration, reducing fine lines and wrinkles, scarring and stretch marks, restoring luster to dull, dry and lifeless hair. Due to its unique phytosterol composition it's especially effective in treating such conditions as acne, blemishes, rashes, eczema, psoriasis, chickenpox, dermatitis, as well as healing small wounds, cuts, burns and alleviating pain caused by sunburn and peeling skin. In addition to its cosmetic uses, argan oil is a culinary oil with a lot of health benefits as well: it lowers cholesterol levels by blocking cholesterol absorption from the intestines, facilitates digestion by increasing the concentration of pepsin in the gastric juice, reduces inflammation by soothing the stomach lining, stimulates blood circulation, protects against heart disease, boosts the immune system. I've been using this organic argan oil only for a few weeks, by the results speak for themselves: my complexion has improved, my skin is softer and smoother and has a healthy glow, my acne has cleared up, redness and inflammation is gone, some fine lines have faded, my scalp is no longer dry, itchy and flaky, my hair is healthier. Will definitely order it again.
I use this oil for washing my face. Basically, I just use half a dropper full of oil, rub it on, then place a hot washcloth on my face for about 30 seconds before wiping it off. That's it! I have adult acne, but haven't had a breakout since I've been using it. I love it, and think it's very much worth the price. I sometimes dab a bit in my hair to tame flyaways, but there are a bunch of uses that you can surely find online for this oil.