Borage Seed Oil is cold pressed from the seeds of Borago officinalis, commonly referred to as Star Flower herb, which has been used, for centuries, in the food industry due to its rich source of GLA (gamma linolenic acid), which are known to improve immune function, and the overall condition of the skin.
Borage Seed Oil, Borago officinalis, contains one of the highest levels of GLA making it a must have in any treatment products designed to soothe dry skin and sensitive skin, as well as for any inflammatory skin conditions.
Borage Seed Oil, Borago officinalis, is one of the best choices for anti-aging, and wrinkle reducing, product lines where it offers regenerative, and firming, properties helping to restore hydration and elasticity.
The regenareative properties of Borage Seed Oil, Borago officinalis
, makes it the perfect choice for Anti-Aging Skin care and Dry, Damaged, Skin care lines.
- Rich Source of GLA (Gamma Linolenic Acid)
- Moisturizing to Dry Skin
- Soothing to Sensitive Skin
- Balances and Tones Combination Skin
- Up to 100%
- Body Care Emulsions - 1 to 5%
- Skin / Body Oils, Salves, Balms - 0.5 to 5%
- Lip Balms - 0.5 to 3%
- Styling Products - 2 to 4%
- Skin Care Creams, Lotions, Scrubs
- Bath and Body Care Creams, Lotions, Scrubs
- Hair / Scalp Conditioners
- Massage / Body Oils
||Light Orange / Red Slightly-Viscous Liquid
||Characteristic / High Fatty
||Moderate / Complete
||Cool / Tightly Sealed / Protected from direct Heat, Light and Moisture
||12 Months / Properly Stored and Handled
Create the worlds best Beauty Treatment Oil by combining 1%, each, Vitamin E MT-50, Argan Oil, Cranberry Seed Oil, Carrot Seed Oil, 5%, each, Borage Seed Oil, Rosehip Seed Oil, Sea Buckthorn Oil, Olive Squalane, 10% Sesame Seed Oil, 15% Jojoba Oil, 21% Avocado Oil, 29.5% Hazelnut Oil, and 0.5% AT292 Floral Dream ... This blend will offer the wealth of each oils anti-aging properties for the ultimate treatment. For a pre-loaded calculator version of this formula, to make this easier, follow this link then just click on the pencil: World's Best Beauty Oil
NOTE:: The high level of Sea Buckthorn Oil will make this oil a dark orange color. If you prefer a lighter color just reduce the Sea Buckthorn Oil to 1% and add the 4% difference to Squalane, for additional anti-aging benefits or to Avocado, for additional dry skin benefits, or to Hazelnut for faster absorption. The Avocado will make it absorb faster as well.
For an excellent dry, mature skin, treatment oil try combining 84% Apricot Kernel Oil, or Avocado Oil, 10% Macadamia Nut Oil, 4.5% Borage Seed Oil, 1% Argan Oil, and 0.5% AT26 DermaFleur. This will have a wonderful floral fragrance with a calming, quieting, impact ... just what we need at the end of a hectic day.
INCI: Borago officinalis (Borage) Seed Oil