On his January 7, 2010 show, Dr. Oz prescribed Sea Buckthorn oil as a means to fight your acne, saying that the essential fatty acids and Vitamins A, E and C in Sea Buckthorn oil remedies the worst symptoms of acne, both internally and externally.
Acne occurs as:
- Blackheads (plugs of sebaceous secretions (skin fats, which may be liquid like oil or more waxy) which appear black due to oxidation);
- Whiteheads (like blackheads but sealed with skin cells, giving the appearance of a white plug);
- Pustules (tiny infections in a pore which appear red, swollen and contain pus and other fluid); and
- Cysts (deep infections which occur as painful, sometimes red bumps but resist the extraction of their contents).
Research shows that Sea Buckthorn softens and strengthens the skin and reduces scarring, swelling and inflammation, allowing the skin to finally break the inflammatory cycle and heal itself. No need to spend a fortune on man-made products that may wind up actually damaging you skin. When used topically, Sea buckthorn oil is a great natural cleanser and exfoliator. In Various testimonials, many Sea Buckthorn users reveal their skin is clear and healthy for the first time in their adult life. Review sea buckthorn’s benefits to skin and beauty here.
In addition, Sea Buckthorn has been known for Centuries as a “hormone regulator”. How many times have you awakened to a big zit on your nose? Or, how about that blemish that appears right before that big date? Men and women, young and old are affected by hormones and stress daily, it can’t be avoided. But when used orally, Sea Buckthorn significantly reduces the formation of acne due to stress and hormones. Add it to your diet a bit before the big dance, or that crucial Mid-term to prevent those facial disasters.
And Rosacea sufferers, no need to worry, Sea Buckthorn’s soothing and healing qualities will provide another effective approach to relieving the irritation and discomfort often associated with rosacea. Users say that within 24 hours of using Sea Buckthorn topically, they saw a dramatic change in overall redness, swelling and pain. Read more about sea buckthorn for rosacea relief here.
Try this Sea Buckthorn overnight facial:
Lather with Sea Buckthorn soap. With fingertips only, move up and in, in circular motions, pressing very lightly. Massage for up to 30 seconds, moistening fingers as needed. Don’t neglect your eyebrows, hairline and jawline. If you suffer from ocular rosacea, finish by gently washing your eye area. Avoid pulling the skin. Gently pat face dry with clean washcloth. Next add a few drops of Sea buckthorn oil to your finger tips and with the same massaging motion, apply it to your face. The oil contains so much vitamin C and Omega 7 that it stains the face orange a bit, don’t worry, that’s what you want and it will naturally disappear by the morning. Your face will get very soft after a few days of treatment with Sea Buckthorn.
Overall, the uses for Sea Buckthorn are tremendous. Used daily, you’ll see your acne and Rosacea subside, revealing natural healthy and beautiful skin underneath. Make room for this wonder fruit in your beauty regimen. Learn about other skin ailments sea buckthorn can relieve here.
Sea buckthorn berries: A potential source of valuable nutrients for nutraceuticals and cosmoceuticals Lalit M. Bal a,b,, Venkatesh Meda b, S.N. Naik a, Santosh Satya a
a: Centre for Rural Development and Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Hauz Khas, New Delhi 110016, India
b: Dept. of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada S7N 5A9
Quality of extracted sea buckthorn seed and pulp oil, Cenkowski, S., Yakimishen, R., Przybylski, R. and Muir, W.E. Department of Biosystems Engineering, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 5V6, Canada