Ever wondered what are the benefits of sesame oil for the skin? Then you are in the right spot. Those desiring to keep their skin vibrant and flawless and adequately hydrated should look no further than sesame oil.

Sesame Oil As A Natural Sunscreen

Our 100% natural sesame virgin oil is rich in Vitamin E and in sesaminol (helps boost Vitamin E activity in the body). The Vitamin E acts as an antioxidant by scavenging free radicals and helps protect the body from sun overexposure effects such as skin cancer. Although it might not be enough for very sensitive skin, sesame oil as a screen lotion will help you protect your skin while enhancing it’s shininess.

Prevents Bacterial Infection

Sesame oil can help protect the skin from certain skin diseases caused by staphylococcus and streptococcus. As well as common skin fungal infections such as the athlete’s foot. This antibacterial activity in sesame oil is due to the free fatty acids such as linolenic and palmitic acids. Sesame oil is also effective in the treatment of wounds and inflamed skin. When massaged on the skin. Its anti-inflammatory activity has been scientifically proven to be due to its ability to reduce high levels of cholesterol, lowering risks of atherosclerosis and the onset of cardiovascular diseases.

Acne treatment

Acne is a distressing disorder. Fighting it using more traditional approaches such as the use of topical ointments or medication may be harsh. It also often dry the already irritated skin may. The active pharmaceutical ingredients in these medicaments may even be toxic to the user. Sesame oil, on the contrary, is non-toxic, non-irritant and user-friendly. 

Stimulates damaged skin repair

Mixing sesame oil with essential oils is very common in massage therapy. Massage by itself already helps improving blood circulation. Massaging the skin with sesame oil is beneficial for dilated pores, scars, stretch marks and dark spots. The texture enhance the penetration of the sesame oils deeply into the layers of the epidermis, keeping the skin hydrated and feeling soft again.

Many of our massage oils include our 100% virgin sesame oil and are 100% safe for your skin. Why don’t you give them a try and let us know what you think in the comments below!