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What are uses olive oil for skin care?

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Asked by sanjeev, 23 Jan '13 11:30 am
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Olive oil is one of the most sought after natural oils for skin care. In fact olive oil has been used as an ancient remedy for skin care during the Egyptian civilization and it is still widely used today. Everything from stretch mark therapy, acne therapy and anti-aging therapy have been used for a long time. The general population will most likely use olive oil as a food condiment but in fact, it has far more use than just a dip with bread or on your plate of spaghetti.Moisturizing Properties
As explained earlier, olive oil is abundant in antioxidants. These antioxidants work really well as moisturizers. One of the main reasons why olive oil works really well as a moisturizer is the hydrophilic properties of these antioxidants which allow it to form a protective barrier trapping moisture on your skin. Lots of skin products used various synthetic chemical that do moisturizer but they clog your pores and are carcinogenic in some cases. For this reason, olive oil can be applied on your ...more
Answered by Ataur Rahman, 23 Jan '13 11:46 am

 
  
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Olive oil is good for making your skin glow...It brightens the skin which is dull and also protects from atmosphere.....
Answered by Nandakumar Nair, 23 Jan '13 11:43 am

 
  
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