USES AND BENEFITS OF APRICOT OIL
Apricot oil, a lightweight carrier oil extract from the oil-rich apricots. This plant is well known for its medical treatments and for curing the diseases. Traditionally, the Chinese have been using organic apricot oil in different medicines to treat diseases like swelling, ulcers, tumors, and other abnormal cell growths. Various medical researches have proven that apricot oil’s hydrating properties are very useful to slow down the aging process. Moreover, it enhances immunity and overall health.
For years, organic apricot oil is used on the skin for its softening, hydrating and nourishing properties. It moisturizes dry sensitive skin, smooth out wrinkles, and prevents symptoms of maturing skin. It is ideal for people with allergies to use apricot oil. The light density allows it to absorb quickly & penetrate deep down, resulting in soft and glowing skin. Moreover, it is perfect for acne-prone skin. Antioxidants present in it can help to tone and tighten the skin, reduces age spots and counter cellular mutation. Above all, when applied under the eyes, it removes dark circles, fine lines, and puffiness. The apricot oil massages directly on the face to gently clean and soften the skin.
Improves hair health
It can help treat hair-related problems. When massaged into the scalp, it removes dandruff and makes hair soft. When applied on the dry and itchy scalp, it helps in relieving faster without leaving a greasy feel.
The use of this oil can be very beneficial for heart and cardiovascular health as well. The oil lowers the risk of myocardial infarction when added to the diet.
Continuing with its medicinal value, organic apricot oil can help to cure problems related to stiff joints. Along with symptoms of cold, cough, and constipation, it also benefits with fertility and respiration.
Note: For external use only. Some individuals may be allergic to carrier oils. It’s preferable to do a patch test before widespread use. Test 1 drop on feet and leave for 15 minutes. Discontinue the use if any skin irritation occurs. If symptoms persist consult your doctor. Keep out of eyes and ears. Keep out of reach of children.