The antioxidant properties of grape seed oil turn its molecules into precious natural enhancers to fight free radicals, which are the origin of the general processes of cellular aging and skin aging in particular.
Virgin grape seed oil is characterized by its high content of essential fatty acids.
These fatty acids cannot be synthesized by the body and we need to provide them through our diet as they reduce "bad" cholesterol. Therefore, it is an ideal ingredient to create our own Ayurvedic anti-aging cream.
But the great secret of this oil, its quintessence of youth, is its high content of polyphenols.
Used in high cosmetics to prevent premature aging of the skin and the body, as well as in the pharmaceutical industry as an active principle against venous insufficiency, the polyphenols of the grape seed have a high antioxidant power.
Its biological properties have been extensively studied and proven.
It is these antioxidant properties (respectively 20 and 50 times more important than vitamins C and E), which turn these molecules into precious natural enhancers to fight free radicals, which are the origin of the general processes of cellular aging and aging. skin in particular.
The polyphenols in grape seed oil limit the risk of cardiovascular diseases, for example reduce cholesterol and the oxidation of lipoproteins, decompensation of platelets and strengthen blood capillaries.
Anti aging cream recipe
· 4 tablespoons of virgin grape seed oil.
· 1 tablespoon of pumpkin seed oil.
1 tablespoon wheat germ oil
· 5 drops of chamomile essential oil.
· 2 drops of lavender essential oil.
2 drops of Ylang Ylang essential oil
· 2 drops of bergamot or lemon essential oil.
Stir well, store in a tightly closed jar in the refrigerator.
To apply put in the palm of the hand and rub slowly so that it warms gently.
Then apply to clean skin in the morning and at night.
It is very moisturizing and regenerating, prevents premature aging of the skin and provides elasticity and nutrition to mature skin.
The three oils (grape seed, wheat germ and pumpkin seed) also have an anti-aging effect on your nutrition, use them in salads, sauces, always in cold or temperatures below 50 degrees so that they preserve all their antioxidant potential.
Chamomile is used to lighten skin tone and help relieve eye fatigue and remove dark circles.
Lavender has antiseptic and antifungal properties. It is used to treat various skin disorders, such as acne, wrinkles, psoriasis, and other inflammations. Heals wounds, cuts, burns, and sunburns quickly as it helps in the formation of scar tissue. Lavender oil is added to chamomile to treat eczema.
Ylang Ylang revitalizes the skin and softens it.
Bergamot is useful for wounds and cuts, psoriasis, oily skin, scabies, eczema, acne, cold sores, as well as chickenpox.
Lemon is very useful for oily and acneic skin, providing vitality and elasticity.