Pomegranate seed oil has long been a secret in the cosmetics industry for achieving beautiful glowing skin. Rich in antioxidants, nutrients, and powerful punicic acid, pomegranate oil ranks among the most sought out facial oils to help achieve that healthy youthful complexion.
1. The Keratinocyte Saver
Pomegranate Oil has the unique ability to reverse damage to the cells found in the outer layers of the skin called Keratinocytes. Keratinocytes help reverse skin damage and are the cells involved in helping repair and rejuvenate your skin.
2. Hydration and High Absorbency
Pomegranate oil has a natural healing factor that can be used to remedy dry and cracked skin. It also helps alleviate dermatological issues like psoriasis and eczema. Because of its high absorbency, it doesn’t feel greasy and still provides deep hydration.
3. The Secret of Punicic Acid
One of the most important compounds found in pomegranate oil is punicic acid (also known as omega 5). This essential fatty acid acts as a strong anti-inflammatory as well helps improve the skin’s elasticity. This unique combination gives it excellent anti-aging properties.
4. Hormone Stabilizer
For many women, the balance of hormones (specifically estrogen) plays an important role in the texture and appearance of their skin. Pomegranate oil contains a precursor to estrogen that helps stabilize the natural levels of hormone in the body and skin.
5. Collagen Enhancer
Oils that are rich in antioxidants are known to boost collagen production in the skin. Collagen is the key protein in skin that gives us that firm youthful look. Therefore, using pomegranate oil helps maintain those important proteins and helps firm up the skin.
6. Anti Inflammatory
Pomegranate oils unique ability to sooth inflammation and itchiness makes it an excellent skin conditioning agent. For those who suffer from conditions such as psoriasis and eczema, pomegranate oil can be a great natural alternative.
Be sure to check out our Tuesday in Love Halal Organic Skin Care line that features our Organic Pomegranate Oil.