22 Natural Oils Good for Mature Aging Skin
With ageing skin loses its elasticity due to the decreasing amount of collagen caused by both internal and external factors. This natural process cannot be stopped, but it can be slowed down by the use of some natural oils combined with sun protection and a healthy lifestyle.
Natural oils that stimulate collagen production and cell regeneration, hydrate, nourish, and fight age spots, broken capillaries, fine lines and wrinkles:
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Baobab oil - This luxurious oil does wonders for dry, dehydrated and mature skin. It is rich in saturated, unsaturated fatty acids and vitamins. Exceptional moisturizer, this ancient oil nourishes, soothes, heals, and rejuvenates; regenerates the epithelial tissues improving skin tone and elasticity; smoothes out fine lines and wrinkles.
Brazil nut oil is rich in selenium, vitamins A and E, fatty acids, which make it an excellent antioxidant skin care product. Dry skin and aging skin are the main uses for Brazil nut oil.
Buriti fruit oil is easily absorbed into the skin; helps reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles; restores skin elasticity; protects collagen. It is one of the richest sources of beta-carotene and pro-vitamin A; rich in Vitamins E, C and essential fatty acids. Buriti fruit oil is a natural sunscreen. All of the above makes it perfect for all skin types, especially for dry or aging skin.
Grape seed oil contains beta carotene, vitamins C, E, and D, linoleic, palmatic, and stearic acids. It creates a natural protection layer, stimulates the production of collagen and is easily absorbed into the skin.
Red raspberry seed oil is a great anti-oxidant; it is rich in Vitamin E, polyphenols, Vitamin A, Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids. Red raspberry seed oil hydrates instantly, locks moisture in, supports skin healing and its natural SPF is between 30 and 50.
Chilean hazelnut oil is rich in lipids, sterols, vitamins, minerals and antioxidants; penetrates quickly and is extremely soothing, highly moisturizing, smoothes out wrinkles and fine lines, brightens the complexion. This very emollient oil is ideal for mature, aging skin; damaged, dry, cracked skin.
Green coffee oil contains enzymes that stimulate detoxification. The phytosterols, the antioxidants, and the essential fatty acids, the same pH as the skin’s and the easy penetration make it a great choice for aging skin.
Camellia oil is rich in antioxidants and is pH-balanced; doesn't clog the pores; deeply nourishes, softens, moisturizes, revitalizes, and regenerates, prevents dehydration, evens out the complexion; reduces fine lines, puffiness and dark circles under the eyes; improves skin elasticity.
Prickly pear seed oil is a powerful anti-aging natural product due to its high vitamin E and linoleic acid content; stimulates cellular renewal; reduces the appearance of wrinkles and sagging skin; soothes and balances.
Rosehip seed oil is high in provitamin A, omega-6 and omega-3. It quickly absorbs into the skin regenerating the epidermis, supporting collagen synthesis, making the skin smooth and elastic, preventing dehydration, and protecting mature skin from aging.
Pomegranate seed oil, also called "elixir of youth", is an effective skin regenerator for aging skin; helps restore collagen and encourages cell regeneration; heals sun-damaged skin and protects against sun damage; doesn’t leave any greasy residue; moisturizes, soothes and improves skin texture.
Sea buckthorn oil – “the skin oil” is a powerful antioxidant that protects cells from free radicals, regenerates, heals skin damages and by all means is perfect for mature skin.
Tomato seed oil is high in beta carotene, Vitamin E, Omega 3-6-9 fatty, lysine, zinc, iron, copper and manganese. It is an excellent remedy for sun damaged skin, wrinkles and age spots.
Cucumber Seed Oil is effective in revitalizing aging skin; improves skin elasticity; moisturizes and is absorbed quickly. Contains phytosterols, vitamins B and C, tocopherols and phytopherols.
Borage oil is good for dry, damaged, mature skin; nourishes and prevents the formation of wrinkles; restores moisture and smoothness; protects the skin from premature aging and sagging.
Rapeseed (canola) oil is rich in Omegas 3, 6, 9 and Vitamin E. It helps to restore cell membrane, invigorates and energizes the skin; it is highly emollient and perfect for mature, aging skin, dry and very dry skin.
Apricot kernel oil refreshes, rehydrates dry skin; firms and tones the skin; nourishes, revitalizes, softens; contains vitamins A and E, which are good for aging skin.
Argan oil restores the hydro-lipid balance of the skin. It is an excellent moisturizer and is used in the treatment of wrinkled skin, restores elasticity and reveals more youthful skin. It absorbs easily and can be used alone as a perfect natural moisturizer.
Passion fruit oil - balance skin sebum, prevents premature aging, moisturizes and softens dry, withered skin.
Evening primrose oil is widely used against wrinkles. This beautiful oil promotes cell metabolism, restructures, regenerates and protects mature skin, and is an excellent eye contour moisturizer.
Flaxseed oil smoothes wrinkles due to the omega-3 it is high in. Improves skin texture and tone, making it firm and elastic; moisturizes, softens, smoothens, lightens up dark circles. It alone is excellent as an anti-wrinkle night treatment.
Tamanu oil tones and protects capillaries, promotes the formation of new tissue, which makes it indispensable anti-aging natural oil.