Don’t you just love long and strong nails? Nails are one of the most ignored parts of our body. We put them through a lot of stress and then wonder why they are so brittle. It’s because just like your skin and hair, even your nails need a lot care and attention. You have to keep them moisturized if you want them to shine naturally. Nails also need nutrition and they grow stronger when you give them the right kind of nutrition.
Sea Buckthorn is a plant that has small berries in it. The goodness of the plant can be found in the fruit, the leaves, and the seeds. Now, the seed contains the maximum amount of nutrients and the oil is extracted from it using cold-pressed method. Cold-pressed method is one of the best ways of extracting oil from the seeds of the Buckthorn plant. In this method, external temperature is not used and the oil is extracted by squeezing. This way, the nutrients of the carrier oil remain intact and are not lost in the process of extraction.
Sea Buckthorn seed oil is rich in omega 3, 6, 7, and 9 acids and also vitamins like A,B,C,D,K, and E. These nutrients are essential for your skin, hair, and also your nails. You may think that taking care of your skin is enough for your nails, but actually, it is not. Your nails need extra attention as they are constantly being used either while eating or washing dishes. They lose their moisture and start to turn yellow. In fact, they might just be the most punished part of the body.
To keep your nails healthy, take a cotton ball and dab it with some sea buckthorn seed oil. Gently apply it on your nails and rub it in. Do that once every night before you go to sleep or in between nail coloring. Slowly, you will realize that your nails are growing stronger and have a natural gloss. Sea Buckthorn seed oil is also rich in antioxidants and have antimicrobial properties that can kill the germs living under your nails. Our nails pick up a lot of dirt especially if you tend to keep them long. One way of ensuring that we don’t catch infection is to use this seed oil to keep your nails free from germs.
You can also use this oil to moisturize your hands and nails after you have treated yourself to a manicure.