Linseed oil is a very effective and useful product. Even in the old age linen was used as a healing product for wounds, cuts, and pains. In ancient Egypt, for example, the linseed oil was used as a cosmetic product, with help of which women created masks, wrappings, took care of their hair and skin. At present, linen oil is also very popular and helps to fights different diseases, and also widely used in cosmetic purposes.
Linseed oil is extracted from linen seeds by means of regular clod press. It is the cold pressing, which allows for the oil to preserve its useful healing properties.
Linseed oil contains a large number of useful substances, such as polyunsaturated acids, vitamins F, A, E, K, saturated fatty acids Omega-6 and Omega-3.
Linseed oil help in curing many diseases: it lowers cholesterol level, increases vessels elasticity, helps in curing the diseases of lungs and bronchus, thyroid function abnormality, boosts up the immunity, and even helps in loosing weight.
Linseed oil is also highly popular in treating psoriasis, since it is able to increase skin regeneration processes in the shortest possible time frames. During psoriasis treatment by linseed oil, even in its worst condition, the skin condition starts improving rapidly, that is why many doctors recommend adding this product in a pure form to the complex therapy, or using a cream with linseed oil.
Zinc oxide is one of the most popular and well-known substances, which has long been widely used in the pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries.
The burdock is often taken for a weed, which is incorrect. Burdock (also named as bur) is a graminaceous weed plant of an aster family, with wide leaves and thorns. However, not many people know how useful this plant is.
It is not until the 19th century, when the scientific world learned about an organic compound called urea, when it was extracted in a form of white crystals, reminding by its appearance the white sault. Later, the scientists defined a role of this compound in human’s body and discovered its useful properties. Ever since, the urea has taken an important place in cosmetology and medicine.
D-panthenol component is a synthetic analogy of vitamin B, which is often called as “the beauty vitamin”. It has two forms: a clear fluid or microcrystallitic white powder. D-panthenol is easily dissolves in water and spirit. It is stable under the exposure to light and air, but becomes unstable when heated above 50 degrees. Mainly used as a moisturizing component in cosmetology. D-panthenol has a high penetrating property, so it will “work” in deeper skin layers, compared to the other components of a cosmetic product.