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Evening Primrose Certified Organic Unrefined - Oenothera biennis

Oenothera biennis
Botanical name Oenothera biennis
Method of extraction   Cold pressed
Section of plant Seeds
Family Onagraceae
Characteristic A pale yellow liquid with nut of odour.
Typical fatty acid profile % C16:0 Palmitic.....................6.5
C18:0 Stearic.....................1.8
C18:1 Oleic.....................5.3
C18:2 Linoleic.....................74.3
C18:3 Gamma Linolenic.....................10.1
C18:3 Alpha Linolenic.....................0.4
C20:0 Arachidic.....................0.2
C20:1 icosenoic.....................0.2
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TOTAL SATURATED ACIDS............8.5
TOTAL MONO-UNSATURATED ACIDS............5.5
TOTAL POLYUNSATURATED ACIDS............84.8
Parameters & Specifications Acid Value..................0.5
Peroxide Value..................0.4
Non-Saponifiables..................1.4%
Saponification Value..................191
pH..................4.51
Properties Rich in fatty acids, one in particular, add a small amount of evening primrose oil (up to 5%) to any skin cream to enrich it and help to reduce irritation. Moisturising, rejuventing, occlusive & readily absorbed, repairs damaged skin especially after sun exposure, softens lines, smooths.
Application Useful for maintaining a healthy scalp and generally a good oil for dry skin conditions. It is general purpose oil, suits most cosmetic applications; Creams, lotions, body butters; Balms; Massage products; Soap; Suncare products.

 

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Product Code: CAREP Origin from: China

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