Pumpkin Seed Oil for skin
Pumpkin Seed Oil is rich in vitamin E, zinc, omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids as well as antioxidants, therefore it has tremendous benefits for the skin in terms of retaining moisture, fighting free radicals and maintaining a youthful appearance. The high amounts of zinc and vitamin E also improve skin tone, help wounds heal more rapidly, fight acne and help with skin renewal. Lastly, many of the minerals and vitamins have anti-aging effects as well.
Pumpkin Seed Oil for hair
Pumpkin Seed Oil can inhibit the enzyme known as 5-alpha reductase enzyme, which has been shown to slow and stop hair growth. It has also been shown to protect hair follicles and increase shine.
INCI: Cucurbita Pepo (Pumpkin) Seed Oil
Extraction method: Cold pressed
Organic Certification: USDA
Typical fatty acid composition:
- Palmitic Acid (C16:0): 15%
- Stearic Acid (C18:0): 5%
- Oleic Acid (C18:1, omega-3): 20% - 30%
- Linoleic Acid (C18:2, omega-6): 40% - 60%
- C18:3 Alpha-Linoleic Acid (C18:2, omega-3): 3%
|Product type||Carrier oils|
|Skin concern||Dry & dehydrated|
|Country of origin||USA|
Cucurbita Pepo (Pumpkin) Seed Oil*.
* certified organic ingredients.