What is and what does Bio-Oil
Bio-oil is indicated for recent but also old scars, stretch marks, blemishes, signs of aging, dehydrated skin, dry or aged. It is perfect for virtually fits all.
One reason for their success is an ingredient called PurCellin Oil. Bio-oil has a unique composition that respects the skin and the environment, in addition, its texture is light and silky.
Bio-oil has undergone safety assessments in accordance with the Standards of the European Parliament and of the Council on cosmetic products, and is considered safe for use, including pregnant women, making it an ideal product for the prevention of striae own gestation period.
What are the ingredients?
Purcellin Oil. achieved that the bio-oil formulation is less dense, which facilitates its application, the product allows better spread and favors the rapid absorption by the skin. It also acts as an emollient, providing softness, smoothness and flexibility.
Vitamin A. Promotes collagen formation and contributes to the formation of the skin, increasing the elasticity.
Vitamin E. It is the most widely used antioxidant for skin care and helps protect it from free radicals that cause premature aging.
Calendula oil. Cell regenerator, suitable for the most sensitive skin, damaged or sunburned. It is also used to reduce inflammation, mild infections, rashes or skin irritations.
Lavender Oil. It has skin conditioning properties, calming and soothing and natural antiseptic.
Rosemary oil. Also antiseptic, helps reinforce the skin and natural soothing properties.
Chamomile oil. Soothing effect, calming and anti-inflammatory, is very suitable for sensitive skin.
In addition, Bio-Oil is a member of the Beauty Without Cruelty International, which means it is 100% suitable for vegan, cruelty-free and environmentally friendly and we can mention that the composition does not include parabens.
How to use Bio-oil?
Scars. Scars are an integral part of the healing process resulting from an overproduction of collagen in the wound site. Scars are maturing and going through many changes over time, Bio-Oil is formulated to help improve the appearance of scars and reduces its presence.
Bio-Oil should be applied in a circular manner in the scar, twice a day for at least 3 months.
On new scars, Bio-Oil should be applied only until the wound has healed and should not be used on broken skin. Results will vary depending on the person.
Streaks. When the body volume expands faster than the skin that surrounds the skin tears forming a scar, is called striae. By nature are permanent but Bio-Oil helps improve your appearance.
Bio-Oil must be applied in circular movements in the striae twice daily for a minimum of 3 months.
During pregnancy, it should apply from the start of the second quarter in the areas most likely to develop stretch marks, such as the abdomen, breasts, lower back, hips, buttocks and thighs. Results will vary depending on the person.
Stains. When the skin produces more melanin or does occur unevenly skin spots, Bio-Oil improves the appearance of the spot, reducing their appearance and degree of pigmentation.
Bio-Oil should be applied to the affected area twice a day for at least 3 months. Results may vary depending on the person.
Are there experiments to confirm its usefulness?
SCARS (2010) Study Center: PRODERM Institute for Applied Dermatological Research, Hamburg, Germany. After 8 weeks of use, 92% of subjects noted improvement.
STREAKS (2010) Study Center: PRODERM Institute for Applied Dermatological Research, Hamburg, Germany. After 8 weeks of use, 100% of the subjects observed an improvement.
Pigmentation (2011) Study Center: Thomas J. Stephens & Associates, Inc., Texas, USA. After 12 weeks, 86% of participants in the treatment group with Bio-Oil showed a statistically significant improvement in the spots on the skin of the face.
Where I can buy?
The cream Bio oil is available in most pharmacies. A 60 ml bottle costs between 10 € and 15 €. Ask your pharmacy if they have this product available or buy it here: farmacialanucia.es. Online purchases generally offer better prices and Bio Oil can help you get free shipping.