With many of our friends recently announcing their pregnancies, we thought it was appropriate to discuss the benefits of using argan oil as a way to help prevent and minimize stretch marks. During this delicate and trying period for expecting mothers, the skin around their bellies and hips often rapidly stretch to tremendous sizes. This overwhelming strain on the body can be alleviated by habitually rubbing generous amounts (5-10 drops) of argan oil onto any areas of the skin that are prone to stretching. We recommend applying argan oil immediately after every shower or any time your skin feels itchy. Whatever you do, do not scratch your skin - this will only increase the likelihood of getting stretch marks. Instead, reach for a bottle of argan oil and apply to your heart's content. Always make sure the area around the belly and hips are properly nourished with argan oil to decrease your chances of getting unsightly stretch marks. Congratulations if you are with child. We wish you a beautifully smooth pregnancy!
The calming, anti-inflammatory properties of lavender blended with the gentle, ultra-nourishing properties of argan oil make this DIY beauty recipe ideal for all skin types and those who suffer from acne.
What you will need:
- 1/2 ounce Beta Naturals Argan Oil
- 10 drops lavender essential oil
- 1 oz bottle (amber color preferred) with a dropper cap to store the mixture
Add argan oil and lavender essential oil to the one ounce bottle. Close cap tightly. Gently shake the bottle for approximately five seconds. For best results, apply one drop of the blend to each cheek, as well as the forehead and neck. Store mixture in a cool area, out of direct sunlight.
Here's a compilation of some of our favorite YouTube beauty gurus reviewing Beta Naturals 100% Pure Argan Oil. These reviewers provide valuable insight into how you can use argan oil. Special thanks to pdxbeautiful, Ressa777, and Casanchez18 for sharing their honest opinions.