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    Guide To Using Olive Oil For Skin Care Routine

    Olive oil has some amazing benefits for your skin. Here is how you can make it a part of your everyday skincare routine.
    Updated at - 2020-07-09,13:21 IST
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    Olive oil is widely used in Indian kitchens for different food preparations but it has also taken over the beauty market lately. Do you know, using olive oil on your skin has positive effects? Olive oil is packed with vitamins A, E, D, and K which are great for your skin. Organic, extra virgin olive oil is best for use when it comes to your skin. Well, if you don't already have olive oil in your beauty closet then here are reasons why you should. 

    Great For Dry Skin

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    Olive oil has vitamin E which keeps your skin moisturised. Applying olive oil prevents your skin from the harmful rays of the sun and polluted air which make your face look dry and dull. Olive oil works as a light moisturiser and it stays all day long. s

    How To Use?

    Take some olive oil in a bowl and using a cotton ball, apply it all over your face and neck. Keep it for 15 minutes and then wash with lukewarm water. 

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    Makeup Remover

    Why damage your skin with chemical packed makeup removers when you can use something natural like olive oil? It is not just a cheaper alternate to the expensive makeup removers available in the market but also a safer option. It is completely natural and has no side effects on the skin. Olive oil can be used on sensitive skin too. 

    How To Use?

    You will need:

    • 2 Tsp Olive Oil
    • 1/4 Cup Honey
    • 1/3 Cup Yogurt


    In a bowl, add all the three ingredients and mix well. Using a cotton ball, apply all over face and neck. Using a cotton pad, remove makeup. 

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    Reduces Signs Of Ageing

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    We all wish for youthful skin and olive oil can help in achieving it. Using olive oil helps in delaying the signs of ageing like wrinkles and fine lines

    How To Use Olive Oil For Anti-Ageing?

    Ingredients Required:

    • 2 Tbsp Olive Oil
    • 1 Tbsp Lemon Juice 
    • Pinch Of Salt


    In a bowl, add olive oil, salt, and lemon juice. Mix all the ingredients well. Apply all over your face and neck, gently massage, and then wash. 


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    Keeps Skin Healthy 

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    Olive oil is a great natural ingredient to use on your skin on an everyday basis. It improves your skin health and protects it from different issues like acne, irritation, skin cancer, inflammation among others. 

    Using Olive Oil For Healthy Skin 

    Ingredients Required:

    • 2 Tsp Olive Oil
    • 1/4 Cup Honey
    • 1/3 Cup Yogurt


    In a bowl, add all the ingredients to make a paste. Apply this pack all over the face and neck. Keep for 20 minutes and wash it with lukewarm water.

    If you haven't ever used olive oil on your skin then we would suggest you do a patch test first. It may cause allergic reactions. If you are suffering from any skin issues then do consult your dermatologist before using it on your face. 

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