Horse oil is one of the latest beauty products that has come out of Korea and it is fast becoming all the rage the world over. However, horse oil is in no way a new product and has been used as a traditional medicine in both Korea and Japan for hundreds of years. Horse oil is very simply, oil derived from the fats of a horse.
Currently, you can find horse oil products and purely an oil, or as a cream. It has also been incorporated into various beauty products, including shampoos, moisturizers, face creams, lipsticks and more Although the use of horse oil may seem unusual and even strange to some, it has been used for centuries to cure ailments like dry skin, chapped lips, rheumatism, insect bites, joint pains and many others.
Of course you would be wondering, how is horse oil sourced? Are innocent horses being killed in an inhumane manner to provide these beauty products?
The answer is of course a resounding ‘no’. The first thing we must understand is that in Japan where horse oil is produced and used widely, horse meat is also a delicacy. Many of you would have heard of horse meat sushi. Horse oil is merely a side product of this industry and only horses raised for meat become the source of horse oil. There are many rules and regulations in Japan to ensure that these creatures receive the best and kindest treatment out there.
The benefits of horse oil are numerous, and here are some of them:
#1 High moisturizing properties, which are perfect for dry skin.
#2 Can be used on any part of the body, making it a great multi-purpose product.
#3 Moisture stays locked in the skin for a loner time compared to other plant of animal based oils.
#4 Horse oil is very similar to human sebum and therefore can be accepted by your skin easily.
Shopping tip: Snap up these horse oil products on discount today to treat your dry scalp, face, hands and other body parts.