YOUNGER LOOKING SKIN WITH RICE BRAN OIL
For a long time, there has been a tradition in Japan that women rub rice bran in or put rice bran oil on their face to keep their skin smooth. It was a tradition and people don't know the real reason why rice bran or rice bran oil is effective in keeping skin smooth but it is thought that it relates to the functions of minor components of the Rice Bran Oil.
Rice bran oil, a medically significant lipid containing drug is obtained from husk of paddy and consist of embryo (germ) and endosperm of Oryza sativa, family Graminae. You can obtain this oil as a byproduct in rice mill during polishing of rice after dehusking.
Rice bran oil contains three healthy antioxidants useful in protecting the body's cells against the effects of free radicals--tocopherol, tocotrienol and oryzanol.Rich in Vitamins B and E, rice bran oil increases elasticity of your skin and keeps it hydrated and soft. Rice bran oil is unique in that it contains different kinds of Vitamin B and Vitamin E, making it a more complex and wholesome ingredient for your skin.Owing to presence of vitamin E, Gamma-oryzanol, it is used for many alternative herbal therapies along with skin care product to prevent aging. Thus you can obtain a younger looking, wrinkle free and glowing skin with use of this oil. Vitamin E helps skin feel refreshed all time. Rice bran oil is used in sunscreen as vitamin E prevents skin against harmful Ultraviolet (UV) rays. The antioxidant property of this oil helps to overcome free radical which causes damage to body.
In addition, this formula also contains refined vegetable Squalane, a phenomenal emollient derived from vitamin-rich olive oil that boosts the skin's ability to naturally regenerate, nourish, hydrate, oxygenate and protect itself.
Rice bran oil is a powerful anti-aging complex known to protect the skin from aging and external aggression. It is also known to promote blood microcirculation, which is beneficial in reducing dark circles and puffiness.
Use of Rice Bran Oil for Skin
- Gamma-oryzanol, ferulic acid: Beneficial for the skin health. They have powerful antioxidant activity - --Phytosterols: anti-inflammatory, healing and restorative.
- Carotenoids: beta-carotene (pro-vitamin A), lycopene: healthy glow and natural antioxidants.
- Vitamin E: natural antioxidant.
- Enzymes (co-enzyme Q10, polyphenol oxidase...): protects the skin aging induced by free radicals.
- Minerals: calcium, potassium, magnesium, phosphorus, iron, zinc, copper ...