L’Occitane has harnessed the powerful moisturising properties of Provençale almonds in their award-winning Almond collection. Almond oil is one of the most popular natural oils in the world of cosmetics due to its effectiveness and sustainability and it can be used on any part of the body, including the nails and cuticles. But how is almond oil beneficial for the skin? We give you the lowdown on the antioxidant-rich oil that’s a must-have for your body care regime.
The L’Occitane collection
L’Occitane has unlocked the power of almonds in their truly indulgent Almond Collection. They’ve bottled the powerful little nut into their luxurious range of body care products, including oils, moisturizers and hand creams so that you can achieve glowing skin that’s truly nourished every single day.
TheAlmond ‘Delicious hands’ hand cream is a firm favorite here at SkinStore, enriched with the moisturizing properties of almond milk and almond oil, the non-greasy formula promises to soften and nourish the hands and nails whilst encompassing the gorgeous almond scent
The L’Occitane exfoliating body buttersloughs away dead skin cells with their blend of crushed almonds and sugar crystals, whilst replenishing the skin with moisture with a blend of almond butter and almond oil to leave you with perfectly smooth, soft, delicious-smelling skin.
How almond oil benefits the skin
Almond oil beneficial for skin as it contains a high concentration of Omega-3 fatty acids to leave you with healthy, nourished skin. These Omega-3 fatty acids cannot be made by the body, so it’s important to include almond oil in your daily body care routine to truly harness the benefits.
Almond oil is packed full of antioxidants such as vitamin E which can help to reduce dark circles, improve the skin-renewal rate and fight the skin’s ageing process; and the firming and refining properties can help to tighten skin and reduce cellulite without blocking pores.