Jojoba Oil ( Simmondsia chinensis ) has been used for hundreds of years by Indians as a universal remedy in the treatment of the skin.
It's called oil, but in reality is a " liquid wax " . While all the other seed oils also contain in their molecule glycerol ( triglycerides), jojoba oil does not contain glycerin and its molecule is a linear, branched , and this may explain the ease of absorption by the skin and his great ability to penetrate through the small pores of the epidermis and dermis of the interstices .
The properties of this oil are valuable for high purity, the absence of smell, heat stability and high resistance to rancidity , as well as the presence of natural antioxidants : tocopherols .
Its use is recommended in all cases of premature aging of the skin, dry skin , which is more susceptible to wrinkles because of its subtlety. Jojoba oil is applied daily to clean skin with a light massage.
You can add a few drops of jojoba oil to the usual day cream . It ' should switch to this oil to avocado , for its toning and elasticity.