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Borage Oil 20 percent GLA

$7.40

Borage oil is soothing for irritated and damaged skin, as well as a natural anti-inflammatory. It conditions and calms dry and sensitive skin, and also addresses prematurely aged skin. With regenerative properties, Borage aids in the treatment and healing of psoriasis and eczema.

NOTE: The 20% means that it contains 20% of the GLA (gamma-linolenic acid). This is an essential fatty acid that offers anti-inflammatory properties when used topically.

Properties

  • anti-inflammatory
  • aids the healing of psoriasis, and eczema
  • addresses prematurely aged skin
  • conditioning
  • soothing

Botanical Name: Borago officinalis
Origin: Australia
Extraction Method: cold pressed / gently refined
Color: pale yellow
Derived From: the seeds
Contains:  gamma linoleic acid, vitamins, minerals
Base Oil:  can be used up to 100% strength. This is a rich oil, however, and should be considered being used at a lower percentage.
Shelf Life: 6 months (Refrigerate! This is a delicate oil that goes rancid quickly)

Fatty Acid Profile

  • Docosenoic 2.2%
  • Icosenoic 3.8%
  • Gamma Linolenic 20.1%
  • Linoleic 38.8%
  • Oleic 17.9%
  • Palmitic 10%
  • Stearic 3.6%