Amazing Beauty Benefits of Rosehip Oil

Extracted by a cold press extraction method from seeds of a specific variety of rose, Rosehip oil is  no less than a natural elixir. Beneficial for hair & great for skin, Rosehip oil can be applied directly to the face & hair or can be mixed with your regular moisturizer during winters to combat dryness. Rosehip oil helps in skin rejuvenation & conditioning dry & dull hair. Used by Egyptians because of its healing properties, Rosehip oil is gaining immense popularity world over. More & more people are turning to natural goodness as compared to heavy use of chemical laden products. Lets look at some amazing beauty benefits of using Rosehip oil that will convince you to make it a part of your beauty routine.

Anti aging benefits: The vitamins, fatty acids & antioxidants present in Rosehip oil are beneficial in removing fine lines & age related spots when applied directly on face. Rosehip oil works on a cellular level & helps rejuvenate the skin. The Vitamin C, E & D present in Rosehip oil help fight free radical damage leaving skin smooth & soft.

Good for sensitive skin: Rosehip oil when applied externally feels extremely light & non greasy. The anti inflammatory benefits of Rosehip oil benefit extremely sensitive skin by moisturizing the skin deeply.

Effective on acne scars: Regular use of Rosehip oil improves skin elasticity & helps promote cellular rejuvenation while acting as an emollient on our skins. Research indicates that application of Rosehip oil over a period of time, helps lighten scars & improves skin tone.

But do consult your dermatologist before starting application & avoid using it directly over acne.

Helps reduce under eye wrinkles: The delicate under eye area, benefits immensely if Rosehip oil is applied daily externally. The vitamins & essential fatty acids present in Rosehip oil help plump the wrinkles & help avoid formation of wrinkles in the long run.

But as with any natural remedies, this takes patience & one does not see instant results. Read all about more easy natural remedies for beautiful eyes here.

Nourishes dry hair: If you suffer from dry & damaged hair, Rosehip oil can be your savior. Application of Rosehip oil helps nourish dry & brittle hair & soothe dry scalp caused due to various factors like usage of chemicals & pollution.

Good for brittle nails: Fed up of dry & brittle nails that chip? Apply some warm Rosehip oil to the cuticles & nails to hydrate them. Your nails will grow stronger with regular application of Rosehip oil. Rosehip oil also helps hydrate the dry area around the nails during winters.

How to use:

On face-Just before bedtime moisturize your face by spraying a little mineral water or thermal water on your face. Take 2-3 drops of rose hip oil on your palms & massage the oil in upward movements slowly till it gets absorbed. Lie down on your soft fluffy pillows & dream about finer things in life. Voila, hello happy skin :D.

On hair- Warm a little Rosehip oil & apply evenly from root to tips & keep it for at least one hour before shampoo. Take care not to over heat the oil. During winters you can add Rosehip oil to a nourishing egg hair mask for happy healthy hair. You can also take a look at our Winter Hair care tips.

On nails- After your manicure, apply warm Rosehip oil on your finger nails gently with a cotton ball. If you have extremely brittle nails, apply Rosehip oil daily on your nails & keep overnight. Check our tips for beautiful & attractive feet here.

Do keep your bottle of Rosehip oil in a cool dark place to avoid the oil going rancid. 


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