Borage Oil 20 percent GLA


SKU: CO-37

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%