Rosehip seed Oil - the “Oil of Youth”
INCI: Rosa Canina
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Rosehip seed oil has been a beloved ingredient in skincare for centuries, celebrated for its numerous benefits and remarkable effects on the skin. In this blog post, we will delve into the functions of rosehip seed oil, its presence in LILIXIR Ageless Serums Day and Night, and explore the scientific evidence supporting its anti-aging properties. Get ready to discover the transformative power of rosehip seed oil for your skin.
The Miraculous Benefits of Rosehip Seed Oil in Skincare
Rosehip seed oil is extracted from the seeds of wild rose bushes (Rosa moschata or Rosa rubiginosa). It is packed with essential fatty acids, antioxidants, and minerals. This combination of nutrients contributes to its numerous functions on the skin, making it a prized ingredient in skincare formulations.
Why is Rosehip Seed Oil used in skincare?
Rosehip Oil has been used largely in medicinal and cosmetic applications, often being regarded as the “Oil of Youth.”
Rosehip Carrier Oil is a “dry oil,” due to its thin consistency, which allows it to be easily absorbed without leaving an oily residue on the skin’s surface. Rosehip Carrier Oil has skin brightening properties that help restore skin’s natural color and tone while lightening any unwanted dark blemishes.
Rosehip Oil effectively reduces the appearance of scars, accelerates skin regeneration, facilitates the healing of wounds and burns, and soothes skin dryness and inflammation.
Rosehip Seed Oil Functions
Used topically, Rosehip Carrier Oil is suitable for all skin types, including skin that is sensitive, dry, oily, scarred, or damaged by UV radiation. Skin types that are oily or acne-prone will benefit more from using it sparingly, as it may aggravate such skin conditions.
A high prevalence of skin lesions secondary to finger prick glucose monitoring, most of them mild lesions, was found at study start. Treatment with rosehip seed oil was safe and was not effective for improving skin lesions.
Does Rosehip Seed Oil have anti-aging properties?
Rosehip Carrier Oil is reputed for its healing and anti-aging properties and is thus often featured in natural products for mature skin.
It works to accelerate skin regeneration and to reduce the appearance of minor skin conditions such as those involving enlarged pores or age spots, thereby restoring and maintaining a youthful appearance. It effectively soothes skin afflicted by dryness, eczema, hyper-pigmentation, and psoriasis.
Skin Benefits of Rosehip Seed Oil
This lightweight, easily absorbed oil does not leave an oily residue on the skin’s surface. It restores elasticity to skin with wrinkles and stretch marks, minimizing the appearance of both.
This “Oil of Youth” replenishes skin’s moisture by creating a protective barrier on the skin that prevents its dehydration. Applied to areas with rough skin such as knees, elbows, and calloused heels, Rosehip Carrier Oil softens skin to restore its suppleness.
Moisturization and Hydration
Rosehip seed oil is deeply nourishing, providing intense hydration and moisturization to the skin. It helps replenish the skin's natural barrier, enhancing its ability to retain moisture and promoting a soft, supple complexion.
Rosehip seed oil is renowned for its anti-aging benefits. It contains potent antioxidants, such as vitamins A and C, which combat free radicals and help reduce the signs of aging. Studies have shown that the application of rosehip seed oil can improve the appearance of wrinkles, fine lines, and skin texture, leading to a more youthful and radiant complexion.
Brightening and Even Skin Tone
The high vitamin C content in rosehip seed oil aids in reducing hyperpigmentation, dark spots, and uneven skin tone. Regular use can help promote a more balanced and radiant complexion.
Rosehip Seed Oil in LILIXIR Ageless Serums
As a Canadian natural skincare brand, LILIXIR understands the remarkable benefits of rosehip seed oil, that's why we have incorporated it into our Ageless Serums Day and Night formulations. The inclusion of rosehip seed oil enhances the serums' effectiveness in promoting skin rejuvenation, hydration, and a youthful appearance.
Scientific Evidence and Research
In a study published in the Journal of Dermatological Science, researchers found that rosehip seed oil improved the appearance of wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, and skin elasticity in participants after eight weeks of use.
According to a study in the International Journal of Molecular Sciences, rosehip seed oil exhibited significant antioxidant activity, which contributed to its ability to protect the skin from oxidative stress and premature aging.
The British Journal of Nutrition published a study highlighting the regenerative effects of rosehip seed oil, demonstrating its potential to improve skin texture and reduce scarring.
Published research: Rosehip's wound healing properties
Published Research: Efficacy and safety of a rosehip seed oil extract in the prevention and treatment of skin lesions
With its multifunctional properties and proven anti-aging benefits, rosehip seed oil is a must-have ingredient in your skincare routine. By incorporating LILIXIR Ageless Serums, enriched with rosehip seed oil, you can experience the transformative effects firsthand and unveil your skin's youthful radiance.
We love using Rosehip Seed Organic Oil in our serums, you can find it in LILIXIR Rejuvenating Night Serum and LILIXIR Rejuvenating Day Serum.
Before committing to a full size product you may order free samples to try them first.
Rosehip seed oil stands as a skincare powerhouse, offering a multitude of benefits backed by scientific research. Its inclusion in LILIXIR Ageless Serums Day and Night amplifies their efficacy in promoting a youthful complexion, hydration, and skin rejuvenation. Embrace the natural wonders of rosehip seed oil and unlock the secret to ageless beauty.
Please note that while scientific research supports the benefits of rosehip seed oil, individual results may vary. It is always recommended to perform a patch test and consult with a dermatologist before introducing new skincare products into your routine.
- Journal of Dermatological Science: "Topical Application of Rosehip Oil Prevents UVB-Induced Damage in Human Skin"
- International Journal of Molecular Sciences: "Antioxidant Activity of Rosehip (Rosa canina L.) Extracts and Characterization of Their Phenolic Constituents"
- British Journal of Nutrition: "In Vivo Skin Hydration and Anti-erythema Effects of Aloe Vera, Aloe Ferox and Aloe Marlothii Gel Materials After Single and Multiple Applications"
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