Rose hip seed oil is extracted from the ripened fruit of a hybrid, thorny, wild rosebush native to South American countries. This unique oil is extremely high in essential fatty acids and has been recognized by professional journals and organizations as being a great agent in the fight against dry, weathered, and dehydrated skin. It works wonders on scars and is the predominant oil used for helping to reduce wrinkles and premature aging.
Rose hip seed oil is a rich source of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, is high in gamma linoliec acid (GLA) and vitamin C. It is often used in products made for stretch marks, burns, scars and mature dry skin. Rose hip seed oil is an emollient and strengthens the hair shaft. According to the AMA's committee on Coetaneous Health emollients do help make the skin feel softer and smoother, reduce roughness, cracking and irritation, and may possibly reduce the forming of wrinkles due to age.
This information is for educational purposes only. These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Apply 2-3 drops in your Salve Make Your Own Fresh Mask for a hydrating experience. You can also directly apply rose hip seed oil directly on scars, wrinkles and stretch marks.
Not for internal use. Rosehip seed oil is not recommended for use on acne, or on very oily skin.
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