An excellent oil for when the skin is dehydrated, dry and looks dull.
Our own natural levels of palmitoleic acid decrease as we get older so this is a good source to replace and enhance that.
Use in night creams, rich body lotions, body butters and facial serums. A superb emollient that penetrates the skin well and restores flexibility and elasticity to the skin. Very nourishing with Vitamins A, B1, B2, D and E.
The Vitamin D content is particularly valuable in anti ageing serums or any skin that is under stress or sensitive.
Use in eye creams and serums to help prevent wrinkles and fine lines. It will also condition the eye lashes.
Gives a good healthy sheen to the skin. The oil spreads well on the skin and in superb in a massage blend.
A good choice to use in soap making for dry or mature skin as some of the unsaponifiable fractions enrich the finished soap.
It helps other active ingredients penetrate into the skin better and has good healing properties of its own due to the vitamin k and potassium content.
Use in healing balms, aftershave creams, sore skin lotions and nappy rash ointments.
It is rich in antioxidants and soothes dry and itchy skin.