Jasmine is a flower which is known and used worldwide for its soothing aroma and mesmerizing scent. Apart from its aromatic effect, this herb is used to extract the beneficial organic jasmine essential oil which comes with a variety of benefits. Popularly known as the ‘king of oils’, organic jasmine oil is undoubtedly one of the costly oils but is certainly worth the price. Approximately eight million jasmines are handpicked to produce one kilo of jasmine essential oil but being highly concentrated only few drops of this natural extract can be remarkably beneficial. This aromatic herb is used in a variety of organic skin care product for its amazing effects on our skin and the most important advantage is that it suits almost every skin type. From reducing scars to fighting skin infections, the benefits of jasmine for skin are many, we have put together some of them here.
• Cleanses And Protects
With a portfolio of chemical compounds such as benzaldehyde, benzyl benzoate and benzoic acid, this organic essential oil possesses powerful anti-viral, anti-bacterial and anti-septic properties. These attributes help organic jasmine to clarify and protect our skin to a great extent. When lotions or creams rich in organic jasmine are applied on skin, they automatically enhance our skin’s immunity thus protecting it from harmful invaders that damage our skin.
• Heals Wounds And Scars
An effective cicatrizer, organic jasmine oil has the ability to eliminate the scars and spots that develop on the skin due to skin wounds, acne, blackheads and even stretch marks. Just 2-3 drops of organic jasmine oil in your lotion can help you permanently get rid of the spots and other skin blemishes.
• Hydrates Well
Organic jasmine and its herbal extracts such as jasmine essential oil are used since ancient times to restore and rejuvenate skin. This natural extract has the ability to increase the elasticity of our skin, thus it can keep our skin hydrated throughout balancing the moisture of your skin.
Enriched with skin benefiting anti-oxidants, organic jasmine can fight the free radicals from pollution and harmful UV rays that cause the skin to age prematurely and destroy its natural glow. Several organic anti-ageing lotions have organic jasmine as their major ingredient.
• Relieves Stress
The aromatic fragrance of organic jasmine possesses the power to release energy boosting chemicals in the brain that in turn helps in reduction of stress and anxiety. Widely used as massage oil, it is known to reduce the increased heart rate and lower the tension levels. Slather it on your skin or consume it in the form of tea and experience a calming and relaxing effect instantly.