All About Sea Buckthorn Oil and Its Benefits

Recently featured on Dr. Oz, Sea Buckthorn Oil is a widely used herbal medicine and an additive in vitamins. It is also widely used around the world. Sea Buckthorn is said to have many benefits such as fighting the appearance of aging of the skin but also has many internal benefits and is used in everything from lotions to vitamin supplements. Not only is it said to have the potential to heal skin problems on the outside. Such as wrinkles, dry skin, eczema, rosacea and other skin problems. It’s said it can also aid your intestinal tract by improving the mucous membranes that make your body’s digestive actions work more smoothly and help heal ulcers, esophagitis and stop acid reflux.

Sea Buckthorn Oil itself only contains two ingredients. Which are the Sea Buckthorn berry and a high-quality extra-virgin olive oil. Sea Buckthorn berries are a little less than half the size of a blueberry and are high in essential fatty acids such as palmitoleic acid and palmitic acid which are rich in plant sterols, tocotrienols and tocopherols. Much of the manufacturing process of Sea Buckthorn Oil hasn’t change since the days it was perfected in Russia where it has been available for over fifty years as mainly a skin care product. In Russia, it’s also known to be used to treat radiation burns. It’s even said that the Ancient Greeks used to used it in the diets of their race horses for enhancing their performance during races. There are even references to medicinal uses in Tibet going back to 618 AD.

Sea Buckthorn Oil is more organic than many other skin products around today since it uses a more natural recipe without all the chemical additives in similar products today. Therefore, it is completely and safely absorbed by the skin. Besides use on skin and skin ailments it’s also useful in helping fight against gum diseases for the same reasons. The antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties combined with the nutritional benefits may help you heal some dental problems. There are also no known side effects caused by using Sea Buckthorn.