Morocco is a beautiful and mysterious country, a place where the myths blend with reality in an amazingly enchanting way. May Morocco have a rather harsh desert, but it also has well hidden spots that make the visitors feel that heaven does exist on Earth. Equally to its environmental contrasts, there are also colorful cultural contrasts. For someone not having lived and experienced the Moroccan way of life, this beautiful country may look rather mystical. Well, in a kind of a way it is. Over many centuries, Moroccan people have been learning, adjusting, pioneering. One of the things that this enchanting county is famous about is beauty.
Moroccan beauty secrets pass from generation to generation, from mother to daughter, since the birth of this amazing culture.
Prickly pear seed oil, aka barbary fig seed oil, is made of the cactus Opuntia Ficus Indica. The best quality Opuntia Ficus Indica is being found in the desert landscape of Morocco. Regardless of its very rough appearance, this cactus hides in its seeds one of the best kept Moroccan beauty secrets. Prickly pear seed oil is probably one of the best nutrients for skin care treatments and it acts as a great face moisturizer.
Over the last years, there is an ever growing number of beauty products being promoted that claim to have prickly pear seed oil of the finest quality, but is this really the case?
When it comes to exotic Arab beauty, women from Morocco definitely stand up from the rest. Over the centuries, the Moroccan culture evolved around the passion for knowledge and beauty. Moroccan women are historically keen on treating their body with outmost care. Actually, there are many historic references where visitors from other countries praised the way Moroccan women were giving a great attention to their skin care and hair care – known as Moroccan beauty secrets.
The basis of Moroccan beauty lies on the extremely beneficial barbary fig seed oil (aka prickly pear seed oil or cactus oil) and argan oil.
The Barbary Fig and the Argania Spinosa trees are considered to be of the finest quality in the world.