Presssed Purity Safflower Oil (375ml)
Safflower is one of humanity's oldest crops. Used today as a cooking oil and nutrition. Proteco’s cold pressed safflower oil is a high polyunsaturated variety making it useful as dietary supplements in many foods including pet foods.
Extraction method: Cold-pressed oil from the white seeds of the Safflower plant. (The cold pressed extraction method yields a higher quality oil (more vitamins, minerals etc) compared to extraction methods that use chemicals or heat).
Aroma: Safflower Oil is odorless.
Benefits: Highly moisturizing, it softens and conditions skin and hair and is great for dry or mature skin or for thinning and dry hair. It is also able to soothe irritated and bruised skin and has been used to heal old wounds. It is gentle enough to use on babies delicate skin and considered better than mineral oil which is what is used generally as baby oil.
Common Uses: Used for food, medicines, paints and cosmetics. It is a very good emollient and is able to replenish moisture in skin care creams and lotions. It is an excellent ingredient for skin, sun and hair care products as it is a very moisturizing ingredient. A lot of lotions contain vitamin E and Safflower oil because they are able to make skin firmer, smoother and more elastic. Used in massage and aromatherapy. Massage therapists like Safflower oil because it spreads smoothly while also absorbing into the skin. It can also be blended with other oils to promote the bodies healing ability.
Absorption: Safflower is easily absorbed
Vitamins / Minerals / Lipids contained: Rich in vitamin E and high in Omega 6 fatty acids and are 90% unsaturated fats. It is high in linoleic acid.