Ingredients: Rosa Eglanteria Seed Oil
Botanical Name: Rosa eglanteria
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Plant Part: Seeds
Description: Rosehip oil is extremely high in essential fatty acids and is known to help treat dry, irritated, weathered skin.
It is also suitable for treating burns, scars and stretch marks. There are some concerns that it can aggravate acne conditions.
Fatty Acid Composition: Palmitic Acid 3-5%, Stearic Acid 1-3%, Oleic Acid 13-17%, Linoleic Acid 42-49%, Linolenic Acid 28-36%
Aromatic Description: Rosehip has a characteristic nutty odour.
Common Uses: Rosehip oil is becoming popular with massage therapists for it’s skin healing properties, though it is typically
in dilution (10% recommended). It is also suitable for cosmetics and manufacturing.
Consistency: Typical and characteristic of carrier oils.
Absorption: Rosehip has acceptable penetration levels, but may leave some stickiness if used on the skin neat.
Cautions: In high concentrations, Rosehip Oil may aggravate acne.
Certification: Australian Certified Organic