Cold pressed avocado oil is one of the richest sources of beneficial monounsaturated fatty acids like oleic acid and it is extremely good at hydrating and softening your skin. Additionally avocado oil is very concentrated phytosterols, vitamin E and other antioxidants. With excellent penetrating qualities and good spreadability on the skin, it adds moisturizing benefits to creams and lotions. Additionally, it exhibits low comedogenicity on the skin, making it an exceptional oil for facial products. If your skin is at all sensitive or problematic, it’s highly beneficial to have one simple, natural oil to use as a face moisturizer, rather than trying to work out which of two dozen different chemicals might be causing your skin problems. You could use it as a day moisturizer (on days you are off), but because it’s so rich, it seems better as a nightly eyelid moisturizer applied before bed. It firms, moisturize, soothes, and helps prevent fine lines. Rich and nurturing, this purse size eye balm can be a great multi-tasker for every needs of your skin perfect for hands, cuticles, lips, and more.