Olive oil is said to be the boon for the humans. Olive oil is the useful oil which helps you in many ways.
Olive oil will be useful to you in different aspects such as: skin care, hair care and health care.
Olive oil is the useful ingredient which will be used in more number of beauty products and hair care products.
It makes your skin soft and moisturized. It also makes your hair strong and silky.
Some skin care products that can be prepared by you at home:
For glowing skin: Mix ½ cup olive oil, ½ cup water and ½ cup vinegar. Use this mixture as a night cream for your skin. Usage of this mixture will give the best result by making your skin glow.
Cleanser: Olive oil acts as a best natural cleanser for your skin. Using this as cleansing agent will make your skin clear with out any dust.
Olive oil facial: For olive oil facial, you should wet your face thoroughly; then use olive oil to massage your face for some time. Now take half tea spoon of sugar and scrub your face thoroughly with it. Let it dry for some time and later you wash your face with warm water.
Foot care: Take olive oil and massage it to your foot for some time. You can feel relax while massaging your feet with olive oil. This massage will help to perform proper blood circulation on your foot.
After massage wear clean and white cotton socks. This will help your skin to absorb the oil. This procedure will make your feet white and soft.
Bath oil: Mix 2 to 3 table spoons of olive oil in water. Now use this water for bathing. Olive oil will act as a best bathing agent to make your skin clean and soft.
For nails: If you want smooth and fine nails, then take a cup of olive oil. Now dip your nails in the oil for about 30 min. After removing your nails from the oil, you can observe that your nails will be smooth and fine. (More information on Nail Care)
For lips: By applying olive oil to your lips, you can reduce your chapped lips. Olive oil makes your lips beautiful.
Olive oil for hair care:
For shiny and silky hair: If you want your hair to be soft, lustrous, beautiful, shiny, silky, and dandruff free (Tips to get rid of Dandruff), then you should massage olive oil thoroughly to your hair.
Now cover your hair completely under shower cap for about 30 to 40 minutes. Later you remove it and wash your hair with shampoo (Tips for Washing Hair). You can find your hair wonderful.
Using this oil to your hair can also reduce your frizz.
It acts as a wonderful agent that can even remove the chewing gum from your hair.
From the above concepts you can able to know how to take care of your skin and hair with olive oil.