Botanical Name: Linum usitatissimum
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Unrefined
Obtained From: Seeds
Description: Organic Flax Seed Oil is an emollient, high in essential fatty acids, vitamin E , vitamin B and minerals. It contains the alpha-linoleic acids (ALAs) which may contribute to younger looking skin.
Color: Pale yellow to golden yellow liquid.
Aromatic Description: Typical and Characteristic of Carrier Oils.
Common Uses: Organic Flax Seed Oil is reputed to be an excellent treatment eczema and psoriasis. It is often added to other carrier oils and creams and lotions in order to add skin strengthening properties. It is also an anti-inflammatory and is good for preventing scarring and stretch marks. Organic Flax Seed Oil can also be used to nourish the hair.
Consistency: Typical and Characteristic of Carrier Oils.
Absorption: Organic Flax Seed Oil will leave a very oily feeling on skin.
Shelf Life: Users can expect a minimum shelf life of 6 months to 1 year with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight).
Cautions: None Known.
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*All of our oils are for external use only.