Organic Cold Pressed 20% GLA Borage Seed Oil
CTFA Name: Organic Cold Pressed Borage Seed Oil
INCI Name: Borago Officinalis Seed Oil (Organic Borage Seed Oil)
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: UK or China
Packaging: Drums, buckets, jugs, amber glass bottles
Description: Yellow to green oil; characteristic spicy aroma
Applications: Skincare, Soap Manufacturing, Hair Care
Organic Borage Seed Oil is a very popular oil in the skincare and hair care industries. Organic Borage Seed Oil is said to be hydrating, an anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, improves skin barrier, helps heal wounds and reduces redness.
Our Organic Borage Seed Oil is 20% GLA (Gamma Linolenic Acid), which makes it ideal for scavenging free radicals and a great option for dry, irritated, inflamed skin. GLA is an essential fatty acid and this level is only found in a few plant oils.
The strong anti-oxidant properties of Organic Borage Seed oil is an excellent oil to use in acne skincare products. This specific oil helps fight inflammation and can help to decrease the effects of acne spots on the skin. In addition to reducing the redness, Organic Borage Seed Oil also helps balance sebum production and helps to repair damaged skin.
Organic Borage Seed Oil can be used in skincare, hair care and soap making. Organic Borage Seed Oil protects the skin barrier, keeping more hydration in and reducing water loss.
You can use borage seed oil on its on the skin, and it blends well into various formulas. Organic Borage in soap means a harder soap with great lather and conditioning properties. Suggest use is 10% or less.
Organic Cold Pressed Virgin Borage Seed Oil is sold in 4-ounce amber glass bottles, 8-ounce amber glass bottles, 16-ounce amber glass bottles, HDPE half-gallon jugs, HDPE 1- gallon, 5-gallon buckets (40 pounds) and 55+gallon sizes. Please email us directly for 55-gallon+ orders.
Short Term Storage: Air tight container. Dark location. Cool room temperature.
Long Term Storage: Removing air from storage container will delay oxidation and rancidity (may need to place in a smaller container). Refrigeration can extend shelf life.
Best Used By: One year from date of purchase.
Shelf Life Once Used in Manufacturing: One year from manufacturing date.