The Main Active Ingredients of Argan Oil

Les Principaux Actifs de l’huile d’Argan

These unsaturated fatty acids play an essential role in the prevention of cardiovascular disease and the family of omega 6 is essential to the growth of children.

Argan oil is one of the richest oils in unsaturated fatty acids. These are introduced into the membrane phospholipids, moisturize the skin and nourish it. Thus, Argan oil is emollient and its action is clearly different from that of a classic emollient.

, The Main Active Ingredients of Argan Oil
, The Main Active Ingredients of Argan Oil

Thanks to its high content of linoleic acid, Argan oil has revitalizing properties. The correction of a deficiency in essential fatty acid makes it possible to delay cutaneous ageing.

Rich in gamma-tocopherol, Argan oil is a nutraceutical of great value. The oil restores the skin’s hydrolipidic layer and increases the nutrient content of skin cells, it also stimulates intracellular oxygenation, neutralizes free radicals and protects connective tissue.

Tirucallol also has healing properties, b-amyrin protects the skin, butyrospermol protects from the sun and lupeol is a disinfectant.