Moroccan Cucumber Oil 50 ml
Toning care for the eye area, with Zayti cucumber vegetable oil.
For all skin types Cooling and soothing Rich in minerals Does not leave a greasy film.
This 100% pure and natural oil helps maintain the skin's natural hydrolipidic film, smooth the skin's surface and improve its elasticity, very beneficial for hair by making it naturally curly, wavy and frizzy.
Usual name: Cucumber
Botanical name: Cucumis sativus
Family: Vegetable plant of the Cucurbitaceae family
Flowering: June to September
Active ingredients: Rich in linoleic acid (Omega 6> 60%), tocopherols (600 - 700 ppm), phytosterols (including beta-sisterol) (4000 - 5000 ppm), provitamins B 1 and C, potassium, calcium, magnesium, iron , copper and zinc.
Part used: Pips
Production process: First cold pressing
A light vegetable oil that helps keep skin soft, hydrated and healthy thanks to the essential fatty acids it contains. We use cucumber oil in our various product lines, including soaps, cleansing lotions, toners and moisturizers, and anti-aging treatments. This vegetable oil also has the characteristics of a repairing hair care (damaged hair, dry scalp) and brittle nails. It is also used for massage. It is an oil well suited to various cosmetic applications.
How to get cucumber oil?
Cucumber oil is extracted from cucumber seeds through a process called cold extraction. They are ground until a fine paste is obtained, then they are stirred slowly. Then the dough is pressed to release the oil. This method uses a minimum of heat, which helps to ensure the quality of the final product.
The benefits of cucumber oil for the skin
Cucumber oil is rich in vitamins. In addition to being hydrating, it acts in a beneficial way on the skin. The vitamins it contains are particularly beneficial for the skin. Indeed it contains vitamins B1 and C and a high level of tocopherols and phytosterols antioxidants (which are considered to be effective in detoxifying the skin, while maintaining its hydration and preventing aging). So cucumber oil:
- fight against tired skin
- refreshes and brightens the complexion
- scar and tightens pores
- treats brittle nails.
Cucumber oil for what type of skin
Cucumber oil is suitable for all skin types, especially mature and dry, tired skin that lacks radiance and youthfulness (Moisturizers); oily and combination skin; as well as skin with a dull complexion.
Benefits of cucumber oil for hair
Cucumber oil soothes and cleanses oily scalps thanks to the presence of silicon and its vitamin E. It brings freshness and lightness to all hair. Cucumber oil can also be used to achieve silky, shiny hair. It conditions the hair and makes it more manageable.
Excellent moisturizer (of the upper layers of the epidermis), it is an active ingredient of choice for everyday care.
Brightening, cucumber contains enzymes that are known to inhibit the melanin production mechanism that causes skin color. Cucumber is therefore a very interesting plant to ensure a nice healthy complexion to the skin.
this oil is characterized by its fresh and green smell and its composition rich in phytosterols, tocopherols and omega-6. Ideal for preparing moisturizers, it improves skin elasticity and protects against dehydration.
Regenerating, it contains vitamins which are known to contribute to cell renewal while providing protection against time.
Purifying and astringent, it is known to unclog dilated pores and regulate excess sebum.
Softening, it brings suppleness and comfort to sensitive and fragile skin.
Refreshing, it decreases the sensation of "heat stroke" following sunburn and soothes itchy skin.
Using advice :
Use pure or mixed with essential oils or other vegetable oils in local application.
Skin application in the evening.
Did you know ?
In the past, cucumber was not widely used in food because of its bitter taste. It was used mainly for its therapeutic properties, especially to eliminate redness and itching of the skin!