Massage Oil - The Basics
Posted on May 14 2021
Who should use massage oil?
If you have never used a massage oil when giving or receiving a massage, you are missing out! Massage oils help to reduce the friction between the hands and body which allows for a much smoother and enjoyable massage.
What oils are best for massage?
When selecting a massage oil there are several things to consider. Absorption rate, moisturization & purity are a couple of the key things to look for. A couple of our favorite oils for massage are...
Sweet Almond Oil - One of the most popular oils for massage. It is thin & light, doesn't absorb to quickly & leaves the skin soft and moisturized.
Grapeseed Oil - Helps with your skins elasticity and softness. Can help the vitamins found in your skin to be more effective. It can also help with skin tone and preventing sun damage.
Jojoba Oil - Helps the body produce collagen. It has anti-inflammatory properties and can help with dry skin.
Fractionated Coconut Oil - Makes your skin soft. Also has a number of possible other health benefits.