Chia Seed Oil blends well with Apricot Kernel Oil, Rice bran Oil and Oat Oil for baby skin products and adult skin types that are very reactive.
Typical Fatty Acid Profile
C16:0 Palmitic Acid 3% to 10%
C18:0 Stearic Acid 1% to 5.5%
C18:1 Oleic Acid (Omega 9) 6.5% to 15%
C18:2 Linoleic Acid (Omega 6) 24% to 35%
C18:3 Alpha Linolenic Acid (Omega 3) max 53%
Saponification Value mgKOH / g 185-200
According to the Cosmetic Ingredient Database (CosIng), the functions of Chia Seed Oil are:
Moisturising, Skin Conditioning.
To view more information, visit the CosIng Database here.