Serums and facial oils are frequently suggested as must-haves for quality care – and for good reason. Dry-touch oils deserve to be included into the daily skin care routine because of their moisturizing properties and for being a good source of antioxidants and vitamins. They truly are a miracle!
The name “dry-touch oil” might seem strange, but there is no confusion here. They are called dry because of the very light formula and quick absorption. So dry oil makes the skin silky and smooth without leaving a greasy and sticky residue.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT DRY OIL?
- Dry oil is usually extracted from plants.
- Dry oil helps to prevent sun damage and eliminate uneven skin tone. They also increase the elasticity of the skin (say goodbye to premature signs of aging).
WHAT INGREDIENTS DOES GERMINAL® NOURISHING NIGHT OIL COSIST OF?
Marula oil – is extracted from the nuts of Marula (tree, native to South Africa, Zimbabwe and Mozambique). Contains 60% more antioxidants than the popular argan oil as well as flavonoids. It is an excellent tonic, protects from UV rays and toxins, contributing to the production of collagen in the skin cells.
Black currant oil is rich in linolenic acid (omega-6 essential fatty acid) and stearidonic acid (omega 3 essential fatty acid) that help keep skin hydrated, elastic and youthful. The oil contains approximately 27-34% of the essential fatty acids. Black currant oil is an effective moisturiser and helps to maintain skin elasticity. It is particularly suitable for sensitive, dry, damaged and aging skin. It also has some anti-inflammatory properties.
Camellia oil is made from the plant Camellia Japonica, also called “winter rose” because it blooms in the snow. Camellia seeds contain large amounts of oleic acid, which belongs to unsaturated fatty acids. It also contains essential fatty acids such as linoleic acid, which prevents skin dryness, glycerides help to preserve the moisture. Effectively acts as antioxidant, remedy for wrinkles, moisturizer, increases skin elasticity. Especially effective for Mature, dry and sensitive skin.
Acmella oil – oil from the plant Acmella oleracea. It is considered to be a safe (due to the vegetable origin) alternative to Botox. Acmella oil reduces muscle tension, relaxes the skin, reduces mimic wrinkles caused by the contraction of the facial muscles.