Health benefits of jojoba oil, most notably promoting hair growth and delaying aging

The benefits of jojoba oil for hair are many. It reduces the signs of premature aging and enhances hair and skin health. Although jojoba oil has been used for traditional medicinal purposes for a long time, limited scientific evidence supports its benefits. Here are the 6 most important benefits of jojoba oil for skin and hair.

 

1. Treating acne

 

Jojoba oil is a very common ingredient in many skin care products, and it does not clog pores; So it is a good alternative for people with sensitive skin prone to allergies.

 

2.  Moisturize your skin

 

Jojoba oil is often used in skin moisturizers. The oil can help maintain the skin’s outer keratin layer. Keeps your skin fresh; Because it moisturizes your skin without clogging your pores.

 

Oil is an important ingredient in most skin moisturizers. It helps cleanse your face and tone it. Pour 5 to 6 drops of oil on the palm of your hand and spread it over your face in circular motions.

 

3.  Promotes  hair growth

 

 

 

You can add jojoba oil to your hair conditioner for smooth, frizz-free hair, and this can give you extra protection against dry hair and split ends.

 

The moisturizing properties of jojoba oil also treat dry scalp and dandruff. Vitamin E in the oil is beneficial for the health of your hair and scalp.

 

4. Helps delay aging

 

The moisturizing and anti-inflammatory properties of jojoba oil may also help delay the signs of aging.

 

5. It can help soothe psoriasis

 

A study shows that jojoba oil may help reduce irritation caused by tazarotene in psoriasis patients. It also increased skin deposition of tazarotene (a compound used commercially in the treatment of psoriasis).

 

The ability of jojoba oil to penetrate deep into the skin is beneficial; Because it helps increase the effectiveness of the compound. This is why jojoba oil is an excellent carrier oil and is widely used in aromatherapy.

 

 

6.  Treats fungal infections

 

 

 

According to several studies, jojoba oil has shown an effective effect against some fungal species and some bacterial strains, including Salmonella typhimurium and E. Coli (16).

 

Dermatological research also suggests that jojoba oil may help relieve inflammation associated with fungal infections.