Pure Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
Desert Essences 10 Favorite Uses for Jojoba Oil:
1. Eye and Face Makeup Remover
Add a few drops of jojoba oil to fingers or to a cotton ball and wipe over eyes and face. Rinse off with water and follow with regular cleanser.
2. Facial Cleanser and Moisturizer
To cleanse normal to dry skin, apply with a few drops on fingers or cotton ball. Remove with water. Pat a few more drops on to damp skin for a lasting moisture treatment.
3. Body Moisturizer
Apply immediately after shower or bath, while skin is still damp It seals in moisture, leaving skin soft and smooth.
4. Massage and Bath Oil
Great for a massage therapist or for use at home. Perfect for sensitive skin. Add a few drops to your bath to leave skin moisturized, soft, and smooth.
5. Foot and Hand Softener
Use alone or add a few drops to your regular moisturizer. For an intense foot treatment, apply oil, wrap in gauze and put on socks. Leave on for at least one hour. Feet will be beautifully soft and smooth.
6. Hair and Scalp Massage
Add a few drops to hands. Massage into scalp to relieve dryness.
7. Deep Conditioning Treatment for Hair
Smooth a quarter-sized amount of oil over damp hair, focusing on ends. Wait 5-10 minutes before shampooing out. To help mend split ends, rub one or two drops onto ends. Apply to damp hair to help smooth frizzies.
8. Lip Conditioner
Apply to finger and smooth onto lips. Works great as an overnight treatment.
9. Cuticle Oil
Apply a few drops to rough, dry cuticles at least once per day.
10. Shaving Prep and Aftershave
Apply to beard or desired area beneath your shaving product. Helps prevent razor burn and leaves skin smooth and soft. Apply directly after shaving to effectively soothe and moisturize skin.