Avocado oil contains Vitamins A, B1, B2, D, E, and beta carotene. It is a monosaturated oil making it nourishing and suitable for dehydrated, sun exposed and dry skin. It is known to have regenerative and rejuvenating properties; it significantly increases the amount of collagen in the skin and is especially useful for mature skin. It also helps to relieve the dryness and itching of psoriasis and eczema. Avocado oil is rapidly absorbed into the skin and does not clog pores. It is high in sterolins, which are reputed to reduce age spots reduce age spots, help heal sun damage and scars. It is the sterolins (also called plant steroids) in the oil that helps to soften the skin and imparts a superior moisturizing effect. For this reason it is an ideal ingredient to include when formulating for people with dehydrated, sun or climate damaged skin, as it is an extremely good moisturizing and nourishing compound, assisting in the regeneration and rejuvenation of the skin. In a study done at the Department of Food Engineering and Biotechnology, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in 1991, it was found that avocado oil significantly increases the amount of collagen in the skin - which normally is under attack as we grow older. Avocado oil is easily absorbed into deep tissue, and with its wonderfully emollient properties, makes it ideal for mature skins. It also helps to relieve the dryness and itching of psoriasis and eczema. For all natural skin care lovers ! AVOCADO OIL BENEFITS, USES AND PROPERTIES: Avocado oil is rich in lecithin, proteins and vitamins like A, B, D, E. With its higher regenerative properties, this oil is widely used in anti-bacterial, anti-oxidant and ANTI-WRINKLE treatments. For those looking to reverse the signs of ageing, to get a young and glowing skin, regular massage with avocado oil is a must. It is the anti-oxidant property of the oil which helps in reducing the signs of the AGING PROCESS of the skin. Compared to any other oils, Avocado oil has the ability to PENETRATE DEEP INTO SKIN, facilitating absorption of vitamins and other nutrients, thus bringing a glow and softness to your face and body. Moreover, the oil is suitable for all types of skin and is particularly useful for DRY AND SENSITIVE SKIN. The monounsaturated fatty acids present in avocado oil is a boon for rough and dry skin, as it nourishes the DULL AND DAMAGED CELLS. In winter, when the skin gets chapped or dried most people usually apply lotions or moistures but these remedies do not last for long. For a LONG LASTING MOISTURIZING EFFECT for dry skin it is better to apply avocado oil. One of the essential factors for soft and supple skin is collagen. The nutrients present in avocado oil helps to increase the PRODUCTION OF COLLAGEN in the body, which acts as a barrier for many ageing problems such as wrinkles and dry skin. The sterolins present in avocado oil moisturizes the skin and keeps it soft and hydrated. Thus, for those suffering from dry skin an avocado oil massage is the perfect solution. Some of the most common skin disorders like ECZEMA and PSORIASIS, which results in dry and itchy skin, can be successfully improved with avocado oil. SUN BURNS and SKIN BLEMISHES can be removed by regular massaging the affected area with avocado oil. Though it may take few months for the results to show, it will indeed be a small wait for a perfect and neat skin. You can also fortify your cream and lotion by adding a few drops of avocado oil in them. In this way you can ensure complete skin care even if you don't have the time for body massage. You can mix the oil with cream and apply it before going to sleep so that you get fresh and flawless skin in the morning. SHINY and HEALTHY HAIR. Here again avocado oil can play a vital role in taking proper care of your hair. Just take a few drops of this oil and using your fingers gently massage the scalp. You can also mix avocado oil with your shampoo and conditioner before using it. Adding the oil in your shampoo or conditioner will even keep your hair moisturized. If you are suffering from DRY and ITCHY SCALP, a massage with avocado oil will rid you of the problem. Thus using this oil, once or twice a month is enough to take care of your hair. SUGGESTED USE: Avocado oil has been used to improve the following skin problems: •Stretch marks •UV damage from overexposure to the sun •Scars from surgery, burns, and acne •Eczema •Psoriasis •Wrinkles and premature skin aging •Hyper-pigmentation •Dermatitis •Burns, including those from radiation and sunburns. Avocado can be used for skin damaged by, or over-exposed to, ultraviolet radiation from the sun or x-ray radiation. •Age spots •Brittle nails •Dry and damaged hair GENERAL INFO: Botanical Name- 100% Persea Gratissima Country of Origin- Kenya Cultivation- Organically grown Extraction Method- Cold Press Processing Type: Unrefined Texture- Liquid Color- Light green to deep greenish liquid. Scent- Earthy Absorption: Avocado Carrier Oil will leave a sticky, waxy feel if applied topically to large areas of skin.