Prickly Pear Oil

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Common name Prickly Pear Oil
Botanical name   Opuntia
Description   Clear yellow to greenish liquid with a characteristic smell
Typical Fatty Acid Profile
Linoleic 55-65%
Oleic 20-30%
Palmitic 10-14%
Stearic 2 - 5%
Plant parts used Seeds
Extraction method    Cold pressing
Origin South Africa



Prickly Pear Seed Oil is a light, fast-absorbing, stable and highly versatile oil. High in tocopherols, it is a potent antioxidant and often used in anti-ageing cosmetics. It helps to improve skin elasticity and is an effective moisturiser that leaves the skin feeling velvety soft.
Prickly Pear Seed Oil can also be used to moisturise dry, damaged hair and to restore the health of nails and cuticles.


Skin: moisturising, anti-ageing
Hair Care 
Nail Care 
Lip Care

This product is intended for external use only.