Approximately half of the seeds are made up of the oil. Jojoba oil has a low comedogenic rating of 1 and will not congest your pores. It is rich in antioxidants, anti-inflammatory components, skin moisturizing, and other skin-enhancing properties.
Some of the compounds found in jojoba oil are sterols, vitamins, flavonoids, and triglycerides.
Benefits of jojoba oil to the skin.
- It moisturizes the skin making it perfect for all skin types.
- It softens and smoothens the skin.
- Jojoba oil has a similar composition to the natural oil on our skin. What this means is that it behaves just like our sebum and regulates oil production.
- It has a high concentration of vitamin E, making it an excellent antioxidant for fighting damage caused by environmental factors such as sunlight, wind, dust etc.