Regular washing, scrubing can take away natural oils from body leaving it itchy, patchy and dry. Skin looks dead and dull. To rejuvenate skin, we need hydrating body and essential oils to make skin lustrous and smooth.
In past, people used to heat oil and massage to maintain the elasticity and shine of skin. Massaging with natural oils soothes and relaxes the Chakras in our body. improves blood circulation and relieves stress. Common oils which were used are almond, mustard, olive, castor. In summers, lavender and jasmine oil were used as they are light and have very good fragrance which even lights up the mood.
Body and essential oils are becoming more popular today for nourishing purpose. An essential oil is extracted from plants which have aroma. Essential oils are volatile in nature. Body oil is a skin care product that is usually suggested as treatment for prevention of dry skin. Applying oil exfoliates skin. Body and essential oil improves concentration and enhances meditation. It helps in soothing the irritated skin and also rejuvenates it.
Body and essential oils have high antioxidants, thus strengthening the body’s system to prevent the damaging effects of aging, diet and the environment. They also relieve tension and improve sleep. Oils have minerals and vitamins which help in tissue build up, thereby maintaing the shine and elasticity of skin. Skin needs Vitamin E, oils have abundance of such nutrients which are beneficial for the skin and hair.
Some popular body and essential oils are Swati Ayurveda Body and Essential Oils, Tatha Body and Essential Oils ,Pangea Organics Body and Essential Oils, Bijoux Body and Essential Oils, TVAM Body and Essential Oils.