Certified Organics: This Certified Organic Oil is QAI Certified. The National Organic Program develops, implements, and administers national production, handling, and labeling standards for organic agricultural products. The QAI also accredits the certifying agents (foreign and domestic) who inspect organic production and handling operations to certify that they meet USDA standards.
Botanical Name: Punica granatum
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Unrefined
Obtained From: Seed
Description: Rich in essential fatty acids, Pomegranate Oil has high emollient properties that make it an effective moisturizer that may help to prevent environmental damage to the skin, and prevent skin conditions caused by dry skin. Its antioxidant properties have been reputed to reduce the signs of aging by protecting the suppleness of the skin and reducing the appearance of fine lines.
Color: Pale yellow to golden yellow liquid.
Aromatic Description: Characteristic Omega-5 fatty acid odor profile.
Common Uses: Due to its natural soothing properties, Pomegranate Oil is well suited for massages. It is reputed to soothe and to soften the texture of skin making your skin look fresh. It alleviates chapping, roughness, and itching caused by dry skin, and moisturizes the skin so that the complexion looks revitalized. Used in hair, it nourishes the hair revealing its natural sheen.
Consistency: Typical and Characteristic of Carrier Oils.
Absorption: This oil is absorbed by skin at an average speed and leaves slightly oily feel on the skin. It is gentle enough for use on the most sensitive skin.
Shelf Life: Users can expect a shelf life of up to 2 years with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
Cautions: None Known.