Jojoba oil is actually a liquid natural wax. Its composition is similar to that of natural sebum which covers the skin, which gives it remarkable nutritional and emollient properties. This oil strengthens the skin hydrolipidic film. It restores suppleness and softness to the skin. It obtains excellent results on dry hair, improving its shine.
Applications: Very popular for care for combination to oily skin, sensitive skin, hair care and makeup.
Cosmetic properties: This oil is moisturizing, sebum regulator, restructuring, regenerating, nourishing and * emollient.
* Emollient: Substance which has the particularity of relaxing, softening and calming inflammation of the skin. Emollient creams are recommended for nourishing and caring for dry or atopic-prone skin.
Oil production: In a worm screw press, the healthy and cleaned seeds are pressed in cold first pressing, without the intervention of solvents or chemicals.
Then the oil is filtered through blotting paper. The oil is then stored away from light, air and heat. It does not contain any additives.
Quality: 100% organic oil without perfume or synthetic coloring.
The 30mL bottles are from the BeautyMix brand with a bamboo stopper. The 50mL bottles are from the Emma Noël brand equipped with a pump. All the bottles are reusable glass for your preparations.
INCI designation: Simmondsia chinensis seed oil
Appearance: limpid oily liquid (the oil may crystallize, become cloudy below 10 ° C this does not affect its quality, it is due to its natural fatty acid composition.)
Odor: Characteristic of jojoba oil
Density at 20 ° C: 0.860-0.880
Store away from light and heat.
To know: Jojoba is a thick and bushy shrub from arid and semi-arid regions. It can reach 5 meters in height. It is a taproot plant; this main root ensures the anchoring and storage of the plant's reserves. This jojoba root system maintains soil stabilization. It also gives the plant resistance to severe drought conditions, so much so that the latter can withstand a year and a half without water. The leaves are oval in shape, leathery and hairy on both sides.
The female flowers are isolated, pale green in color. The male flowers are yellow, small and arranged in a cluster of flower heads. Flowering begins in March / April. The fruit is a capsule and it develops in July / August.