Sesame oil is much appreciated in Ayurvedic medicine when it comes to massages. With the use of this oil, we nourish the skin while moisturizing it. It is indicated in the use of dry skin and in cracked areas of the body such as elbows and heels. It is also used to combat skin fluency. It is effective in sunburns and wrinkles. It acts as a natural sunscreen because of its high content of vitamin E, making it also a great antioxidant. It is antifungal and antibacterial.