ORGANIC SAFFLOWER OIL
Organic Safflower Oil (Carthamus Tinctorius)
Safflower is a highly branched, herbaceous, thistle-like annual plant with beautiful yellow, orange or red flower heads. Safflower oil is flavorless and colorless. Safflower oil is a rich source of unsaturated fatty acids, including monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats in particular Oleic Acid. Safflower oil has shown to have anti-inflammatory properties. When applied topically to dry or inflamed skin, it may help soothe the skin and achieve a soft and smooth appearance.
Safflower oil also contains vitamin E, a potent antioxidant which is extremely beneficial for skin health and vitality. Vitamin E protects the skin from the effects of sunlight and from free radicals, which are harmful molecules that damage cells in the body and contribute to various skin conditions
Organic Safflower oil is an excellent addition to our Nose & Paws Nourishing Balm for the relieve of dry, flaky or cracked skin. The fatty acids and vitamin E aid in the soothing and the regeneration of new healthy skin.
Main Chemical Composition:
Fatty Acids: Palmitic Acid, Stearic Acid, Oleic Acid, Linoleic Acid, Linolenic acids, as well as Vitamin E