Arganicare has selected for you a remarkable oil of excellent quality, organic, cold pressed prickly pear oil. Extracted by cold pressing, it maintains a high content of vitamins and active ingredients. Prickly pear oil is known around the world for its rarity and its unique properties. It is obtained from the seeds of the fruit of the fig tree of Barbary. Prickly pear oil helps to protect the skin against the harmful effects of free radicals. The prickly pear oil also contains omega-6 in a good proportion, which plays a vital role in fighting dehydration of the skin, and also participates in cell renewal. Prickly pear oil works for all skin types but is particularly recommended for the care of mature skin. Thanks to its high antioxidant capacity, it helps reduce the effects of aging and serves as a barrier against premature aging of the epidermis. In daily care, the prickly pear oil can restore firmness and elasticity. Thanks to its restorative properties, it is very effective in reducing scars. It is also highly recommended for dry hair. Directions for use: Skin and Face: Put 2-3 drops of this super charged oil on your fingertips. Apply on a cleansed skin and gently massage around the eye, forehead, cheeks, lips and also on wrinkles. For best results you can use it as a night serum. Hair: Apply a few drops of oil only on the lengths and ends and let it penetrate 10-15 minutes. Then wash it off. It will leave your stronger and shinier. Nails: gently massage several times a week to strengthen nails and make them less brittle. Warnings: For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not use if known sensitivity to one of the ingredients. In case of skin irritation or a rash stop using the product immediately. Do not swallow. If this is your first time using this product, test for allergic reactions by using a small amount on your inner wrist and leaving for 24 hours. If an adverse reaction occurs, discontinue use immediately. Store in a cool and dark place. Keep out of direct sunlight.