Hibiscus oil is extracted from the hibiscus plant and is an essential oil. The numerous functions of hibiscus oil range from skin and hair care to aromatherapy. It contains healing properties for the skin, which helps it eliminate acne and blemishes. Hibiscus oil also soothes inflammation and acts as an excellent moisturiser. It is added to a number of shampoos as it revitalizes and moisturises hair and gives it a healthy sheen.