Argan oil has been a culinary staple in Morocco for centuries — not only because of its subtle, nutty flavor but also its wide array of potential health benefits.
This naturally occurring plant oil is derived from the kernels of the fruit of the argan tree. Although native to Morocco, argan oil is now used across the globe for a variety of culinary, cosmetic and medicinal applications.
Referred to as "liquid gold", it is rich in beneficial nutrients including fatty acids and vitamin E. Argan oil is an organic product extracted from the kernels of the Argan tree, Argan oil is proven to make hair softer, silkier and shinier. Argan oil is great for the skin. The antioxidants in Argan oil are generally beneficial for healing skin which is irritated, cracked, damaged or even burned. It is the ideal anti-aging product, as it restores elasticity and leaves skin feeling softer.
Moroccan argan oil makes a great moisturizer for the skin, especially when used after a shower. When argan oil is applied on the skin after a shower, the oil helps seal in moisture to keep your skin hydrated for extended periods of time while the oil itself also nourishes and moisturizes your skin with its nutrients, essential fatty acids, and antioxidants. With regular usage, you may find that your skin has a glowing appearance and is less prone to dryness! Many people use Moroccan argan oil in their body lotions and creams to restore their skin.