Have you heard yet, guys, Camellia Oil in skincare ingredients?

Yups, in recent years, Camellia Oil has returned to being used in beauty products. Camellia flower oil, which comes from the extraction of camellia flower seeds, does have many benefits for maintaining the health of our skin.

Camellias are native to Japan. In the land of cherry blossoms, this flower is known as the Tsubaki flower which is taken from the name Tsuyabaki. Tsuyabaki itself is a type of shiny tree, the leaves have cuticles that line the leaves. Initially, the use of Camellia Oil has been used by Japanese and Chinese women centuries ago to treat dry skin.

The best Camellia Oil comes from Oshima. The women there had beautifully flowing ankle-length hair and healthy, shiny skin. Apparently they used to apply tsubaki oil all over their body and hair.

Camellia oil may not be so familiar in Indonesia, but camellia oil has been known for centuries in various countries. Even in southern China, people there prefer to use camellia oil for cooking food because of its very good benefits in terms of nutrition and health. Not only good in terms of health, camellia oil is also often used for skin and hair beauty treatments. Intrigued by the myriad of other benefits offered by camellia oil?

Camellia Oil for Skin

Women in China and geisha have already used camellia oil as a moisturizer, this is because camellia oil contains high levels of omega 3, 6, and 9 so it is good for maintaining skin elasticity and moisture.

 On the other hand, camellia oil is also easier to absorb into your skin as quickly as water. In addition, camellia oil is also good for treating inflammation such as acne, dry skin, overcoming fine lines, rough heels, stretch marks, and other stubborn blemishes.

The camellia flower used for cosmetics is its essence, which has been refined into oil. This oil has been used for skin care for Asian women since ancient times.

What are the benefits of Camellia flower oil?

Here are some of the main benefits of Camellia flower oil:

1. Adding Moisture

This oil can quickly penetrate your skin. You will feel your skin fresher, softer and more comfortable.

2. Smooths the skin

Camellia flower oil can give your skin its natural softness and shine.

3. Restore youthful skin

Early acne scars and wrinkles can be removed using this oil. Camellia flower oil can also reduce enlarged pores on the face.

4. Protection

This flower oil contains Vitamins A, B, C, D, E and natural antioxidants that safely provide skin protection from the sun. These natural substances can also counteract exposure to free radicals.

5. Overcoming Rashes And Itching

The gamma linoleic acid in this oil is also effective in reducing rashes and itching due to cold weather. Simply apply camellia oil all over your body or use it for a massage.

6. Makeup Remover

Ancient geisha used to use camellia oil to remove the thick white makeup they used all day long. Also, the advantage of camellia oil is that it soaks into the skin easily, so it doesn't leave a sticky impression. So dirt and make-up is removed without clogging pores.

Put camellia oil on a cotton ball, then use it to remove any makeup residue. To remove eye makeup, dip a cotton swab in camellia oil, then use it to remove eyeshadow, undereye concealer, or eyeliner.

7. Protects Hair From Heat And Damage

According to Vicky Tsai, founder of skin care brand Tatcha to Popsugar, camellia oil is full of essential fatty acids and lipids similar to the lipids in skin and hair. Therefore, this oil is suitable for replacing moisture lost from the hair shaft.

"The top layer of your skin and hair is made up of the same protein, which is keratin." So it's good for your hair because you introduce a lipid structure that hair cells recognize. "Use camellia oil as a natural leave-in conditioner. Apply a drop or two. oil from the middle to the ends of the hair.

Interesting right? You can apply Camellia flower oil before sleeping on your body. Use it on your face, arms, or legs. The more diligently you apply it, the better the results. Good luck!

Timoti Beauty Indonesia has several beauty products that contain Camellia Oil, one of which is Peppy Zippy Rose Serum.

Peppy Zippy Rose Serum also contains Bulgarian Rose Water and RoseHip Oil which are very good for the health and beauty of your facial skin.