Raspberry Seed Oil - Cold Pressed, Virgin- Natural Sunscreen - Anti-aging Skin Care
Raspberry Seed Oil is highly moisturizing and emollient. It possesses an exceptionally high level of alpha and gamma tocopherols (Vitamin E), polyphenols and other antioxidants.
It is also rich in Vitamin A and contains up to 83% omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, which are necessary for proper skin function. It enhances barrier function and repair, decreases trans-epidermal water loss, improves moisturization, cell immunity, and anti-inflammatory activity.
Raspberry Seed Oil has more anti-inflammatory properties than avocado, grape seed, hazelnut and wheatgerm oils and may prove to be the most effective oil to use in the treatment of eczema, psoriasis and other skin conditions. Its high content of Vitamin A makes it very beneficial in anti-acne formulations.
Raspberry Seed Oil also offers the skin broad spectrum protection from damaging UV-A and UV-B rays. It's perfect in formulas to add all natural protection from sun damage. The SPF of red raspberry seed oil has been found to be equal to that of titanium dioxide and has been rated to have an SPF as high as 40-50 SPF.
Specific Benefits for:
• Dry, dull skin: Raspberry Seed Oil moisturizes and improves skin elasticity, reduces wrinkles, dryness and skin lines. Aids in regenerating skin cells.
• Eczema, Psoriasis, and Acne: High levels of alpha linolenic acid (the highest in any fruit seed oil) and phytosterols aid in the relief of itchy, scaly, irritated skin conditions with powerful anti-inflammatories. It also contains a significant amount of Vitamin A, making it a good choice for treating acne or blemished skin.
• Dry, damaged hair: Essential Fatty Acids and B Vitamins heal, strengthen and moisturize hair and scalp. Raspberry Seed Oil promotes silky soft hair, prevents moisture loss, adds elasticity and suppleness, gives hair a beautiful shine and luster, and helps to mend split ends.
• Sun Damage: Raspberry Seed Oil absorbs UV-B and UV-C, it contains one of the highest anti-oxidant, and phytosterols contents, of any of the vegetable / fruit oils, making it an excellent choice to help prevent photo damage. Anti-oxidants that are consumed can reach the skin but, with free radical damage, being the heaviest assault on the skin, and the cause of almost all of the signs of aging, and unhealthy skin, it is beneficial to apply them topically where their protection can go to work immediately.
This information is provided for convenience and is not intended to diagnose, treat or prevent disease. It is not a substitute for medical advice. Information is based on general knowledge and is not meant as any type of ‘health claim’.