15 Amazing Benefits Of Rose Hip Oil

Amazing Benefits Of Rose Hip Oil

Rose hip oil is an essential oil which is obtained from the rose plant. To be specific it is obtained from the hip of the rose plant which is nothing but the small fruit that remains once all the petals have withered away. We will be talking about the various health benefits of rose hip oil; however the main reasons for all the benefits given are that rose hip oil is rich in Vitamin E (anti-oxidant), omega 3 fatty acids and other essential fatty acids (helps tissue regeneration), rich in Vitamin C, and also is a natural source of lycopene, beta carotene, other rich antioxidants etc.

Let us have a look at the various health benefits of this magical rose hip oil

Best For Dry Hair

Rose hip oil reduces the dryness of your skin and helps in giving it a shiny appearance. It also acts on your scalp thus providing 360 degree benefit for dry hair. The right procedure for application is very important for best results. You must mix 9-10 drops of rose hip oil in a bowl of lukewarm warm and massage this solution gently on to the scalp and hair; make sure your hair is washed and clean. Leave as is for an hour and rinse using cold water.

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Helps You Get Rid Of Dandruff

Rose hip oil treats your scalp, reduces scalp flakes and helps in reducing dandruff. The fact that it provides moisture to the hair & scalp also helps. Dandruff treatment further improves hair quality and reduces hair fall. For treating dandruff massage the oil on to the scalp, leave it for about half an hour or so shampoo it off.

Anti dandruff

Moisturises Your Dry Skin

Rosehip oil is a great moisturiser for your skin; it has an added benefit due to presence of vitamin E, lycopene and other ingredients. You can use it as a body moisturiser by mixing few drops in water and spraying all over the skin. Using rosehip oil regularly as a moisturiser will make your skin soft and hydrated.

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Reduces Scars And Marks

Certain vitamin, antioxidants and skin-nourishing agents help to reduce the pigment in the skin. Thus along with skin lightening, use of rosehip oil helps to reduce scars and marks. Skin-blemishes and spots also benefit from regular usage of rosehip oil. Just massage rosehip oil on the affected portion gently for 4-5 min so that it enters the skin through skin pores.

Treats Scars

Helps In Reducing Stretch Marks

Best results are obtained when you start applying rosehip oil from the 5th month of pregnancy to few months after delivery. Doing this will keep the stretching skin moisturised and also reduce the appearance of stretch marks. The astringent and moisturising properties of rosehip oil along with its de-pigmentation properties help in reducing stretch marks.

Stretch Marks

Helps Your Dull Hair Looks Lustrous

Rosehip oil provides moisture to your dull hair and re-hydrates them, thus making your dull hair look shiny and full of lustre.

Dull Hair

Benefits The Scalp

As rosehip oil moisturises the scalp it helps in reducing dandruff and other dandruff-like scalp conditions. However a regular use is essential for best results.

Stops Scalp Itching

Relief From Sunburn

We know that rosehip oil has de-pigmentation properties. In addition it also soothes and cools the skin; these properties help in treating and providing relief to sunburnt skin.

sunburn

Good For Your Nails

Applying rosehip oil using a cotton bud on your cuticles and nail shaft will make your weak and brittle nails strong. Ideally after applying the oil gently massage your nails for couple of minutes and repeat this procedure for about a week or two for best results.

Nails

Reduces Wrinkles And Fine Lines

The vitamin E and lycopene in rosehip oil helps in keeping the skin tight, thus helping to reduce fine lines and wrinkles. This overall gives your skin a youthful and fresh appearance.

Wrinkles And Age Spots

Reduces Premature Ageing Of Skin

Regular use of rosehip oil for massaging your skin will reduce the different signs of premature ageing like spots, dullness, wrinkles, saggy skin etc. and also help in keeping your skin look young.

Reduces Premature Ageing Of Skin

Imparts A Natural Glow To The Skin

As rosehip oil moisturises your skin and revitalises it, on regular use your skin will begin to glow and look healthy as the overall health of skin is improved.

Healthy Skin

Helps In Reducing Burn Marks

Now we are well aware that rosehip oil has de-pigmentation constituents and these agents also help with the otherwise difficult burn marks; however a prolonged use is essential to reduce burn marks.

Helps In Reducing Burn Marks

Reduces Acne And Pimples

Rosehip oil is a wonder oil having lot of health benefits which keeps your skin healthy and nourished; this reduces the formation of acne and pimples.

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Treats Acne Marks And Pigmentation

Acne and pimple leave spots and marks on your skin; massaging your skin with rosehip oil helps you in getting rid of these pimple marks.

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