Carrier Oil Guide

Almond Oil (Sweet)

Botanical Name: Prunus Dulcis, Prunus Amygdalus

Color: Golden-Pale Yellow

Scent/Aroma: Sweet, Nutty

Viscosity: Thick (unrefined)- Medium

Source: Almond Kernel

Shelf Life: up to 1 year

Contains: Vitamin A, B, E, Protein, Calcium,  Glucodides, Iron, Magnesium,  Phosphorus, Potassium, Omega 3

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Palmitic, Linoleic, Linolenic, Stearic

Uses: Food, Skincare, Massage, Hair care, Cosmetics

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing, Not Penetrating, Lubricating, Conditioning, Retains Moisture, Calms Skin, Does not Clog Pores, Removes Impurities and Dead Skin, AphrodisiacPrevents Wrinkles, 

Good For: Dry Skin, Itching,  Inflamation, Eczema, Burns, Sunburn, Sore Muscles, Dandruff, Hair Loss, Split Ends

 

Apricot Kernel Oil

Botanical Name: Prunus Armeniaca, Armeniaca Vulgans

Color: Deep Golden (Unrefined)

Scent/Aroma: Faint, Nutty

Viscosity: Medium Oily

Source: Apricot Kernel

Shelf Life: 6 to 12 months

Contains: Vitamin A, C, E, Protein, Potassium

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Palmtic, Linoleic, Stearic

Uses: Skincare, Massage, Hair Care

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing, Emollient, Nourishing, Prevents Wrinkles, Laxative, Antioxidant Properties, Anti-Inflamitory

Good For: Dry Skin, Sensitive Skin,  Inflamation, Aged Skin

 

Argan Oil

Botanical Name: Argania Spinosa

Color: Golden

Scent/Aroma: Light, Fatty, Nutty

Viscosity: Light-Medium

Source: Argan Kernel from Moroccan Argan Tree

Shelf Life: up to 6 months. Store in a cool, dark, and dry area

Contains: Vitamin E, Carotenes, Phenols, Squalene, Tocopherols

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Pamitic, Linoleic, Linolenic, Stearic

Uses: Skincare, Hair care, Cosmetics, Nail Care

Benefits/Properties: Very Hydrating, Quickly Absorbs, Emollient, Protective Properties, Reduces Wrinkles, Dissolves Excess Sebum, Prevents/Reduces Stretch Marks

Good For: Acne, Scars, Strengthening Nails and Hair

 

Avocado Oil

Botanical Name: Persea Americana, Persea Gratissima

Color: Dark Green (Unrefined)

Scent/Aroma: Strong, Sweet, Herbal

Viscosity: High

Source: Avocado Kernel

Shelf Life: 6 to 12 months (do not refrigerate)

Contains: Vitamin A, B1, B2, D, E, Ameno Acids, Panothenic Acid, Sterols

Fatty Acids:  Lecithin,Alpha Linoleic, Linoleic, Linolenic, Oleic, Palmitic, Palmitoleic

Uses: Food, Skincare, Hair Care

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing, Very Penetrating, Improves Skin Elasticity, Increases Collagen, Removes Impurities from Skin. Belends well with other carrier oils

Good For: Dry Skin, Sensitive Skin, Aged Skin, Eczema, Psoriasis, Solar Keratosis, Age Spots, Scalp Care, Scars, Sun damage

 

Babbasu Oil

Botanical Name: Orbignya Oleifera

Color: Light Yellow-Transparent

Scent/Aroma: Light, Coconut Aroma

Viscosity: Medium (Solid at Room Temperature)

Source: Babbasu Palm Kernel Brazil

Shelf Life: up to 1 year

Contains: Vitamin A, C, Calcium, Iron, Phosphorus

Fatty Acids: lauric and myristic, Palmitic, Stearic, Oleic, Linoleic

Uses: Food, Skincare, Cosmetics, Hair Care

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing, More Emollient than Coconut Oil, Healing, No Oily Look, Anti-bacterial

Good For: Dry Skin, Itching, Eczema, Protectant, Soap Making

 

Baobab Oil

Botanical Name: Adansonia Dititata

Color: Golden-Yellow

Scent/Aroma: Light, Nutty

Viscosity: Medium

Source: Baobab Fruit Seeds Africa

Shelf Life: 3 to 4 years (cool, dark, and dry area sealed tightly)

Contains: Vitamin A, E, F, Protein

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Palmitic, Linoleic, Linoleinic, Stearic

Uses: Skincare, Massage, Hair care

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing, Hydrating, Quickly Absorbs, Astringent, Anti-Fungal, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-Microbial

Good For: Dry Skin, Sensitive Skin, Wrinkles, Dry Hair, Cosmetics, Detergents

 

Borage Seed Oil

Botanical Name: Borago Officinalis

Color: Deep Yellow-Faint Green

Scent/Aroma: Light, Sweet

Viscosity: Light, Oily

Source: Borage Plant Seeds

Shelf Life: up to 6 months (refrigerate)

Contains: Alkaloids****Can Be toxic if over consumed. Only 1-2 Only 1-2 grams daily

Fatty Acids: Docosenoic, Isosenoic, Gamma Linolenic, Linoleic, Oleic, Palmtic, Stearic

Uses: Dietary Supplement, Skincare, Massage, Cosmetics, Medicinal

Benefits/Properties: Very Penetrating, Regenerative, Stimulates Skin Cells, Do not heat, Dillute with another carrier oil 10% Borage 90% other, DO NOT USE WHILE PREGNANT, MAY CAUSE PREMATURE LABOR

Good For: Aged Skin, Damaged Skin, Eczema, Psoriasis

 

Brazil Nut Oil

Botanical Name: Bertholletia Excelsa

Color: Light Yellow

Scent/Aroma: Sweet, Nutty

Viscosity: Light

Source: Brazil Nut

Shelf Life: 18 months to 2 years

Contains: Vitamin A, B, C, E, Selenium

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Linoleic, Palmitic, Stearic

Uses: Skincare, Hair care

Benefits/Properties: Hydrating, Emollient, Antioxidant Properties

Good For: Dry Skin, Aged Skin, Eczema, Psoriasis, Damaged Hair, Dry Hair, Cosmetics, Hair Products, Soaps

 

Camelina Oil

Botanical Name: Camelina Sativa

Color: Dark Gold-Olive- Medium Gold

Scent/Aroma: Mild, Herbal

Viscosity: Light

Source: Camelina Flower Seeds

Shelf Life: up to 2 years

Contains: Vitamin E, Plant Sterols, Omega 3

Fatty Acids: Alpha Linoleic, Alpha Linolenic 

Uses: Skincare, Hair care, Cosmetics,

Benefits/Properties: Nourishing, Protective Properties,  Reduces Skin Aging, Improves Skin, Elasticity, Similar to Flax Seed Oil, Antioxidant Properties

Good For: Sensitive Skin, Aged Skin, Eczema, Psoriasis, Eye Creams

 

Camellia Seed Oil

Botanical Name: Camellia Sinesis, Camellia Oleifera

Color: Golden Green-Pale Yellow

Scent/Aroma: Light, Herbal

Viscosity: Medium

Source: Camellia Flower Seed (Asia)

Shelf Life: up to 18 months

Contains: Vitamin E, Polyphenols, Squalene, Omega3, Omega 6, Omega 9

Fatty Acids: High Oleic

Uses: Food, Skincare, Hair care, Cosmetics

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing, Penetrating, Emollient, Conditioning, Cooling,  Improves, Complexion, Promotes Hair Growth, Antioxidant Properties, Known as “Geisha’s beauty secret”

Good For: Dry Skin, Aged Skin, Allergy Prone Skin, Scalp Care, Scars, Can Reduce Cholesorol

 

Castor Oil

Botanical Name: Ricinus Communis

Color: Light Golden

Scent/Aroma: Light, Nutty

Viscosity: Heavy

Source: Castor Bean

Shelf Life: up to 5 years

Contains: Vitamin E

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Palmitic, Linoleic, Linolenic, Ricinoleic 

Uses: Skincare, Cosmetics

Benefits/Properties: Known as “Geisha’s beauty secret”, heal damaged, inflamed skin and dry nipples

Good For: Itching, Blackheads, Dandruff, Hemorrhoids, Cosmetics, Scalp Care

 

Chia Seed Oil

Botanical Name: Salvia Columbariae

Color: Medium Yellow-Brown

Scent/Aroma: Sweet, Slightly Nutty

Viscosity: Medium

Source: Chia Seeds

Shelf Life: up to 1 year

Contains: Vitamin A, B, D, E, K, Amino Acid, Omega 3, Omega 6

Fatty Acids: Alpha Linolenic, Palmitic, Stearic, Oliec

Uses: Food, Dietary Supplement, Skincare

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing, Hydrating, Retains Moisture, Antioxidant Properties, Anti Inflamatory, Anti-Aging Properties

Good For: Dry Skin, Acne, Dermatitis, Eczema, Psoriasis, Auto Immune Skin Conditions, Scars, Wrinkles

 

Coconut Oil

Botanical Name: Cocos Nucifera

Color: White (solid unrefined room temp.) Light Yellow to clear (when liquid)

Scent/Aroma: Mild, Coconut

Viscosity: Solid (Room Temperature) Light (Liquid 76 Degree Melting Point)

Source: Dehydrated Coconut Meat

Shelf Life: 2 to 4 years unrefined

Contains: Vitamin E, Squalene, Sterol, Tocopherols

Fatty Acids: Caprylic, Capric, Lauric, Linoleic, Myristic, Oleic, Palmitic, Stearic

Uses: Food, Skincare, Massage, Hair care, Cosmetics, Household

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing, Conditioning, Protective Properties, Does not clog pores, Non Greasy, Doesn’t stain, Helps extend shelf life of other carrier oils, *Make sure you purchase cold or expeller pressed organic unrefined*, Refined oils, Part refined and fractionaed lack nutrients

Good For: Dry Skin, Oily Skin, Sensitive Skin, Sunblock, Dry Hair, Split Ends, Cosmetics, Creams, Soaps

 

Evening Primrose Oil

Botanical Name: Oenothera Biennis

Color: Light Yellow

Scent/Aroma: Nutty

Viscosity: Light

Source: Evening Primrose Seeds

Shelf Life: up to 6 months

Contains: Vitamin E, Omega 3, Omega 6

Fatty Acids: Gamma Linolenic, Linoleic, Oleic, Palmitic, Stearic

Uses: Food, Skincare, Dietary Supplement, Hair care, Massage

Benefits/Properties: Healing, Astringent, Reduces Inflamation, Can Ease Premenstrual Stress, Used Medicinally in Europe and Licensed oil, for Breast Pain in United Kingdom

Good For: Sensitive Skin, Eczema, Baby Skin, Rashes, Dry Hair,  Cosmetics, Hair Products, Arthritis, Breast Pain, Hot Flashes, Menstural Problems, PMS

 

Flaxseed Oil

Botanical Name: Linum Usitatissimum

Color: Medium-Dark Yellow

Scent/Aroma: Melted Butter Aroma

Viscosity: High

Source: Flax Seeds (Linseed)

Shelf Life: up to 6 months (refrigerate)

Contains: Vitamin E, Omega 3, Omega 6

Fatty Acids: Alpha Linolenic 

Uses: Food, Dietary Supplement, Skincare

Benefits/Properties: Emollient, Astringent, Prevents Scarring and Stretch Marks, Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Septic, Anti-rhematic, (Also Known as Linseed Oil

Good For: Oily Skin, Acne, Eczema, Psoriasis, Scars, Stretch marks, High Cholesterol, Heart Disease, 

 

Grape seed Oil

Botanical Name: Vitis Vinifera

Color: Light Green

Scent/Aroma: Mild, Sweet

Viscosity: Light-Medium

Source: Grape Seeds

Shelf Life: up to 1 year

Contains: Vitamin E, Tocopherols, Omega 6, Omega 9

Fatty Acids: Linoleic, Linolenic, Oleic, Palmitic, Stearic 

Uses: Food, Skincare, Massage, Perfumes

Benefits/Properties: Penetrating, slightly astringent, Reduces Skin Aging, does not agrivate acne, not greasy, Antioxidant Properties increased in blood, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal

Good For: Oily Skin, Sensitive Skin, Skin that doesn’t absorb, oil well.  Cosmetics, High Heat Cooking

 

Hazelnut Oil

Botanical Name: Corylus Avellana

Color: Slightly Yellow

Scent/Aroma: Light,

Source: Hazelnuts

Shelf Life: up to 1 year (refrigerate)

Contains: Vitamin B6, E, Protein, Polyphenols, Tocotrienol

Fatty Acids: Palmitoleic, Oleic, Alpha-Linolenic

Uses: Food, Skincare, Massage, Hair care

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing, Emollient, Regenerative, Astringent, Soothing, Tones Skin, Stimulates Skin Circulation, Strengthens Skin Capilaries, Softens Hair

Good For: Dry Skin, Damaged Skin, Sunscreen, Wounds, 

 

Hemp Seed Oil

Botanical Name: Cannabis Sativa

Color: Golden Brown-Deep Green

Scent/Aroma: Strong, Nutty

Viscosity: Medium

Source: Finola Hemp Seeds

Shelf Life: up to 1 year (refrigerate)

Contains: Vitamin A, B1, B2, B3, B6, C, D, E, Protein, Chlorophyll, DOES NOT CONTAIN THC*

Fatty Acids: Palmitic, Steric, Oleic, Linoleic, Linolenic

Uses: Food, Skincare, Massage, Hair care, Cosmetics, Medicinal

Benefits/Properties: Conditioning, Regenerative, Reduces Skin Aging, Increases hair elasticity, manageability, and shine, High in Proteins, Do not heat, consume raw, Anti-Inflammatory

Good For: Dry Skin, Aged Skin, Damaged Skin, Wounds, Liesions, Cosmetics, Hair Care, Laxitive

 

Jojoba Oil

Botanical Name: Simmondsia Chinensi

Color: Lightly Golden Brown

Scent/Aroma: Slightly Nutty-Odorless

Viscosity: Thick (Liquid Wax) (Can become Cloudy or Separate which is normal)

Source: Jojoba Beans “goat nut”

Shelf Life: 2 to 5 years

Contains: Vitamin B, E, Copper, Chromium, Silicon, Zinc

Fatty Acids: Eruic, Gadoleic, Oleic

Uses: Skincare, Hair care, Cosmetics

Benefits/Properties: Quickly Aborbs, Nourishing, Protective Properties, Similar to Collagen, Can Clog Pores, yet allows skin to breath, Dissolves excess sebum, Can extend shelf life of other oils,Antioxidant Properties

Good For: Oily Skin,  Inflamation, Acne, Dermatitis, Eczema, Psoriasis, Cradle Cap, Stretch Marks, Suntanning oil for those who burn quickly

 

Kukui Nut Oil

Botanical Name: Aleurites Moluccans

Color: Lightly Yellow- Brown

Scent/Aroma: Light, Nutty

Viscosity: Light

Source: Kukui Nut Hawaii 

Shelf Life: up to 1 year

Contains: Vitamin A, C, E

Fatty Acids: Linoleic, Alpha Linolenic, Palmitic, Oleic

Uses: Skincare, Hair care, Candle making, Soaps

Benefits/Properties: Quickly Aborbs, Protective Properties used in Hawaii to protect skin from, salt water, sun, and wind, No Greasy Feeling

Good For: Dry Skin,  Eczema, Psoriasis, burns, leisions, chapped skin, lightest oil for face

 

Macadamia Nut Oil

Botanical Name: Macadamia Integrifolia, Macadamia Ternifolia

Color: Yellow-Light Brown

Scent/Aroma: Nutty, Sweet

Viscosity: High, Oily

Source: Macadamia Nut (Queensland Nut) (Australian Nut)

Shelf Life: up to 1 year (refrigerate)

Contains: Vitamin A, B6, E, Riboflavin, Thiamin, Omega 3, Omega 6

Fatty Acids: Monosaturated Fatty Acids, almitoleic, Oleic, Linoleic, Palmtic

Uses: Skincare, Hair care, Cosmetics, Baby Products

Benefits/Properties: Quickly Absrobs, Emollient, Highly Regenerative, Protective Properties, Helps Prevent Sunburn, Resembles Sebum, sometimes called Bouple nut or bopple nut oil

Good For: Dry Skin,  Aged Skin, Baby Skin, sunburns, wounds

 

Meadowfoam Seed Oil

Botanical Name: Limmanthes Alba

Color: Light-Medium Gold

Scent/Aroma: Earthy

Viscosity: High

Source: Meadowfoam Seeds

Shelf Life: 1 to 5 years

Contains: Carbon, Tocopherols

Fatty Acids: 98% Long chain  fatty acids,  Brassic, Erucic, Gadoleic, Oleic

Uses: Skincare, Hair care, Cosmetics, Nail Products, Pharmaceutical

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing for skin and hair, Lubricant, Conditioning, Retains Moisture, Provides Nutrients to Animals

Good For: sunblock, cosmetics, gardening, Renewable crop and used as a rotation crop, eliminates need to burn fields

 

Neem Oil

Botanical Name:  Azadirachta Indica

Color: Rich Green-Brown

Scent/Aroma: Heavy

Viscosity: High (Solid at Room Temperature)

Source: Neem Seeds

Shelf Life: up to 2 years

Contains: Vitamin E, Triterpenes

Fatty Acids: Myrisitc, Palmitic, Oleic, Linoleic, 

Uses: skincare, Hair care, Cosmetics, Medicinal, Dental, Gardening

Benefits/Properties: Dillute with other carrier oils prior to use! DO NOT USE WHILE PREGNANT, OR NURSING,  DO NOT USE ON CHILDREN OR PETS, Anti-bacterial, Anti-Fungal, Anti-Septic, Anti-Viral

Good For: Sensitive Skin, Skin Diseases/Disorders, Psoriasis Alergies, Sunburn

 

Olive Oil

Botanical Name:  Olea Europaea

Color: Deep green-Olive green

Scent/Aroma: Olive, Fruity

Viscosity: Heavy

Source: Olives

Shelf Life: up to 2 years

Contains: Vitamin E, K, Protein, Minerals

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Palmitic, Linoleic, Linolenic, Stearic

Uses: Food, Skincare, Hair care, Cosmetics

Benefits/Properties: Penetrating, Soothing, Promotes Healthy Digestion and can help prevent, Ulcers, Antioxidant Properties

Good For: Inflamation, Acne, Bruses, High Cholesterol, Hearth Health, Sprains

 

Palm Kernel Oil

Botanical Name: Elaeis Guineensis

Color: White

Scent/Aroma: Undetectable

Viscosity: Light, Oily

Source: Palm Plant Seeds

Shelf Life: up to 12-24 months

Fatty Acids: Capric, Lauric, Linolenic, Myrisitic, Oleic, Palmatic

Uses:  Skincare, Massage, Cosmetics

Benefits/Properties: Very Penetrating, Regenerative, Stimulates Skin Cells, Do not heat, moisturizing

Good For: Aged Skin, Damaged Skin, Eczema, Psoriasis

 

Pecan Oil

Botanical Name: Carya Pecan

Color: Brown

Scent/Aroma: Nutty

Viscosity: Light-Medium

Source: Pecan

Shelf Life: up to 1 year

Contains: High Fiber Content

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Linoleic, Palmitic, Stearic, Linoleic

Uses: Food, Skincare

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing, Healing, Leaves skin soft and supple, Anti-Inflammitory

Good For: Dry Skin, Cardiovascular Health, Digestion, Heart Health

 Pomegranate Seed Oil

Botanical Name: Punica Granatum

Color: Yellowish/ Light Amber

Scent/Aroma: Lightly Fruity

Viscosity: Light, Oily

Source: Borage Plant Seeds

Shelf Life: up to 6-9 months

Fatty Acids:  Linoleic, Oleic, Palmitic, Stearic, Punicic

Uses: Dietary Supplement, Skincare, Massage, Cosmetics, Medicinal

Benefits/Properties: Deeply nourishing to the skin, high in antioxidants, Penetrating, Cell Regeneration

Good For: Aged Skin, Damaged Skin, Eczema, Psoriasis

*Takes over 200 lbs. of Pomegranate Seeds to make 1 pound of Pomegranate Seed Oil

 

Pumpkin Seed Oil

Botanical Name: Cucurbita Pepo L.

Color: Dark Green-Black/Amber

Scent/Aroma: Rich

Viscosity: High

Source: Pumpkin Seeds

Shelf Life: up to 1 year (refrigerate)

Contains: Vitamin A, E Sterols, Zinc, Omega 3, Omega 6

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Linoleic, Palmitic, Stearic

Uses: Food, Dietary Supplement, Skincare, Cosmetics

Benefits/Properties: Emollient, Promotes Energy and Brain Function, Do not heat, Use Raw, Antioxidant Properties

Good For: Most Skin Types, Cosmetics, Supplement

 

Rosehip Oil

Botanical Name: Rosa Canina

Color: Amber/Orange

Scent/Aroma: Earthy

Viscosity: Light/Watery

Source: Rose Hip Seeds (Rosebush)

Shelf Life: up to 6 months (refrigerate)

Contains: Vitamin A, C, K

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Palmitic, Linoleic, Linolenic, 

Uses: Skincare, Massage, Cosmetics

Benefits/Properties: Regenerative, Non Greasy, Avoid with Acne and Oily Blemished skin, Anti-Inflammatory

Good For: Dry Skin,  Aged Skin, Damaged Skin, Eczema, Psoriasis, Hyperpigmentation, Scars, Wrinkles, Brittle Nails

 

Safflower Oil

Botanical Name: Carthamus Tinctorius

Color: Clear-Light Yellow

Scent/Aroma: Sweet

Viscosity: Light

Source: Safflower Seeds

Shelf Life: 1 to 2 years

Contains: Vitamin E

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Palmitic, Linoleic, Linolenic, Stearic 

Uses: Food, Supplement, Skincare, Cosmetics

Benefits/Properties: Extremely Moisturizing, Nourishing, Conditioning, Antioxidant Properties

Good For: Cosmetics, Balms, Scrubs, Bath Oils, Diabetes, Dietary Supplement

 

Sea Buckthorn Oil

Botanical Name: Hippophae rhamnoides

Color: Deep Red

Scent/Aroma: Fatty

Source: Sea Buckthorn Plant

Shelf Life: up to 9-12 months

Fatty Acids: Beta Carotene, Vitamin E, Lycopenem, Linolenic, Oleic, Palmitic, Palmitoleic, Stearic

Uses: Dietary Supplement, Skincare, Massage, Cosmetics, Medicinal

Benefits/Properties: Very Penetrating, Regenerative, Stimulates Skin Cells, Do not heat, Very concentrated oil should be diluted with another carrier oil

Good For: Dry Skin, Damaged Skin, Eczema, Psoriasis

 

Sesame Oil

Botanical Name: Sesame Indicum

Color: Yellow-Golden Brown

Scent/Aroma: Strong, Nutty

Viscosity: High

Source: Sesame Seeds

Shelf Life: 6 months to 1 year

Contains: Vitamin A, B, E, Protein, Calcium, Lecithin, Zinc

Fatty Acids: Linoleic, Alpha Linoleic, Oleic, Palmitic, Stearic

Uses: Skincare, Massage, Hair care, Cosmetics

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing, Protective Properties, Soothing, Absorbs/ Removes Toxins, Works well with other Carrier Oils, Can Darken Hair color, Anti Aging Properties, called Benne oil, Gingle Oil, Teel Oil

Good For: Eczema, Psoriasis, Blemishes, Cuts, Dandruff, Scrapes, Wounds, Wrinkles, Cooking

 

Sunflower Oil

Botanical Name: Helianthus Annuus

Color: Deep Yellow

Scent/Aroma: Faint, Sunflower Seed Aroma

Viscosity: Light

Source: Sunflower Seeds

Shelf Life: 6 months to 1 year

Contains: Vitamin A, B, D, E, Minerals

Fatty Acids: Lecithin, Oleic, Linoleic, Lecithin, Oleic, Linoleic, 

Uses: Food, Skincare, Hair care, Cosmetics

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing, Quickly Aborbs, Regenerative, Great for Massage, Can Help Break Down Fat Cells, Can Reduce Bad Cholesterol

Good For: All Skin Types, Dry Skin, Skin Diseases, Aged Skin, Sensitive Skin, Bruses, Cradle Cap, Diaper Rash, 

 

Soybean Oil

Botanical Name: Soja Hispida

Color: Light Yellow

Scent/Aroma: None

Source: Soybeans

Shelf Life: up to 1 year

Contains: Vitamin E, Lecithin, Sterolins

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Palmitic, Stearic, Linoleic, Linolenic

Uses: Skincare, Hair care, Cosmetics, Nail Care, Foot care

Benefits/Properties: Easily absorbed by skin, Emollient

Good For: Cosmetic applications and preperations

 

Tamanu Oil

Botanical Name: Calophyllum Inophyllum

Color: Dark Green

Scent/Aroma: Heavy, Fatty

Viscosity: High, Can Separate

Source: Tamanu Kernel

Shelf Life: up to 1 year

Contains: Vitamin E

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Palmitic, Stearic, Linoleic, Linolenic

Uses: Skincare, Hair care, Cosmetics, Nail Care, Foot care

Benefits/Properties: Emollient, Regenerative, Healing, Pain Releiving, Antioxidant Properties, Anti-bacterial, Anti-Inflammitory, Anti- Microbial, Anti-neuraligic, Oil Can Separate (this is normal)

Good For: Aged Skin, Damaged Skin, Acne, Psoriasis, Arthritis, Lesions, Burns, Bruses,  Chemical Burns, Cuts, Rashes, Sores, Stretch Marks

 

Watermelon Seed Oil

Botanical Name: Citrullus Vulgaris

Color: Light Yellow

Scent/Aroma: Slight Watermelon Aroma

Viscosity: Light

Source: Watermelon Seeds

Shelf Life: up to 2 years

Contains: Lycopene, Magnesium, Omega 6, Omega 9

Fatty Acids: Linoleic, Palmitic Acid, Stearic, Oleic

Uses: Skincare, Hair care, Cosmetics

Benefits/Properties: Hydrating, Penetrating, Regenerative, Non Greasy, Does not clog Pores, Dissolves excess sebum, also called Kalahari Oil

Good For: All Skin Types, Dry Skin, Oily Skin, Aged Skin, Acne, Babies Skin

 

Wheat Germ Oil

Botanical Name: Triticum Vulgare

Color: Amber Brown

Scent/Aroma: Strong

Viscosity: High

Source: Wheat Kernel

Shelf Life: up to 1 year

Contains: Vitamin A, B1, B2, B3, B6, D, E, F, Protein

Fatty Acids: Oleic, Palmitic, Linoleic, Linolenic

Uses: Food, Skincare, Cosmetics

Benefits/Properties: Moisturizing, Emollient, Regenerative, Stimulates SkinTissue, Do not Heat, Antioxidant Properties

Good For: Irritated Skin, Chaffing, Cracked Skin, Rough Skin, Wrinkles

 

 

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