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Cucumber seed oil is cold-pressed oil obtained from cleaned and dried cucumber seeds. Once the oil has been filtered, this results in a bright yellow color with a slight aroma of fresh cucumbers. The oil contains approximately 14 to 20% oleic acid and 60 to 68% Omega-3 linoleic acid. It offers many wonderful beauty benefits, from a skin moisturizer to a protein-rich hair treatment.
1. Refreshes the skin
Fast-absorbing cucumber seed oil has a light consistency. It makes your skin smooth, silky and fresh.
2. Powerful anti-rage
This oil is an excellent anti-aging oil. It reduces fine lines and wrinkles because of the powerful antioxidant content.
3. Calms eczema, psoriasis and inflammation
The oil is a strong anti-inflammatory, good antiseptic and excellent emollient for skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis.
4. Soothes sun-damaged skin
Cucumber seed oil has an anti-inflammatory effect and helps to soothe sunburn. It also gives a cooling effect when applied to sun-damaged skin.
5. Good for dry brittle nails
Cucumber seed oil is very good for restoring moisture in dry, brittle nails, because it is easily absorbed, moisturizing and rich in nourishing nutrients. Simply rub a few drops on your nails and cuticles to keep them hydrated and shiny!
6. Wonderful Eye Moisturizer
The anti-aging properties and rapid absorption of the oil make it an excellent eye moisturizer. Gently pat a drop of oil under each eye to reduce dark circles, bags and wrinkles. You can also apply it to your eyebrows to reduce the puffiness of the upper eyelid. Do not apply it to your eyelids!
7. Treats acne
Cucumber seed oil is one of the best skin care oils for acne. It is rich in antioxidants that prevent acne, reduce acne inflammation and redness.
8. Relieves age spots
Thanks to a high content of vitamin C with a skin-brightening effect, this oil helps to lighten age spots. The age spots will fade with regular use of the oil.
9. Hair growth enhancer
Cucumber seed oil is rich in silicon and stimulates new hair growth and prevents hair loss by strengthening existing hair strands.
10. Improves the elasticity of the hair
The oil helps to build up the elasticity of curly hair. It prevents hair breakage, usually caused by heat instruments, sun damage or chlorinated water.
Perform a patch test on your inner elbow or wrist before use to see that the oil does not irritate your skin.