Oleotherapy


One of the 5 sciences that Altearah is based on is called Oleotherapy. Oleotherapy is defined as the "treatment of disease by an oil given internally or applied externally". 

Oleo therapy uses plant-based oils with therapeutic virtues for optimal and holistic wellness. The oils can be consumed or applied on the skin.

All Altearah oils are organic, cold-pressed and fragrance free.

Let's explore some of the organic oils used in Altearah products and what these oils are known for.

Apricot Kernel Oil 
This s
ought-after oil is known for being able to penetrate the skin quickly, for its anti-aging and moisturizing properties and for not leaving the skin feeling oily.

High in vitamin A, E, and C and rich in essential fatty acids like linoleum and oleic acid, apricot kernel oil is good for prematurely aged, dry or irritated skin. It contains amygdalin, a known natural cancer treatment.

It helps the skin retain elasticity, clarity, and suppleness and 

Sunflower Oil 
Sunflower oil is known to have multiple health benefits including its ability to improve heart and skin health, boost energy, support the immune system, lower cholesterol and reduce inflammation.

It is rich in fatty acids and vitamin E.

Hemp Seed Oil
Hemp oils has numerous skin benefits. It is known for its ability to rejuvenate, moisturize and soothe the skin. It helps create that healthy youthful glow that so many of us seek. It helps reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and is suitable for all skin types.

It is rich in gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) and omega-6 and omega-3 essential fatty acids.

 

 Sources:

Health Guidance: Benefits of Apricot Kernel Oil
Live strong.com: Hemp Seed Oil for the Skin
Organic Facts: 11 Amazing Benefits Of Sunflower Oil