Blackcurrant Seed Oil

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Common name Blackcurrant Seed Oil
Botanical name   Ribes nigrum
Description   Clear, yellow oil
Typical Fatty Acid profile
Linoliec 42-50%
Aplha Linolenic Acid 11-15%
Gamma Linolenic Acid 10-15%
Palmitic 5-9%
Plant parts used Seeds
Extraction method    Solvent
Region of origin Europe
 

DESCRIPTION

The blackcurrant is appreciated for the benefits of its fruit as it is very rich in many phytonutrients, antioxidants, vitamins, essential fatty acids and minerals. They are particularly rich in gamma-linolenic acid; an important ingredient for maintaining the elasticity of the skin. Gamma-linolenic acid is not common to many oils and Blackcurrant Seed Oil around 15%.
 

SUGGESTED USES

Skin: Dry, puffy and itchy skin

This product is intended for external use only

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