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Alteya Organics Borage Oil (Borago officinalis) - organic 100ml

Price:
€19.73

Borage oil comes from the seeds of Borage, a flowering plant. This oil has the highest amount of Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA) , which is an omega-6 fatty acid. The very high amount of GLA makes borage seed oil a suitable natural remedy for rheumatoid arthritis. It is also helpful in treating sensitive skin, psoriasis or eczema.

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Product number: OHCO013100
Unit price: €19.73/100ml

Description

Use

Massage Oil

Borage oil massage is great for skin. It helps in curing dry skin conditions. Borage oil improves the water retention (hydration) capacity of skin, makes it supple and hydrated.

For Arthritis

Borage oil has been found to be effective in relieving joint pain and inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis. Warm this oil slightly and massage firmly on the painful joint.

For Hair Growth

Apply borage oil directly, undiluted, to bald patches. This may help with hair regrowth in closed hair follicles.

Properties

Origin: USA
INCI: Borago Officinalis (Borage) Seed Oil
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Organic Certification: USDA

Typical fatty acid composition:

  • Palmitic Acid (C16:0): 10%
  • Stearic Acid (C18:0): 5%
  • Oleic Acid (C18:1, omega-9): 15%
  • Linoleic Acid (C18:2, omega-6): 40%
  • Gamma Linolenic Acid (C18:3, omega-6): 20%
  • Eicosenoic Acid (C20:1): 5%
  • Docosenoic Acid (C22:1): 5%
Product type Carrier oils
Brand Alteya Organics
Skin concern Sensitivity & Redness
Certifications Certified organic
Country of origin USA

Ingredients

Borago Officinalis (Borage) Seed Oil*

* certified organic ingredients.
 

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