Safflower Seed Oil Organic Unrefined
Please note there are two different versions. One is ORGANIC.
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Safflower Oil (High Linolec) is rich in essential fatty acids. The oil’s primary fatty acid is Linoleic acid (C18:2). The Linoleic acid content of Safflower Oil (High Linolec) is typically found at levels over 70%. After extracting the oil from the seed, Safflower Oil (High Linolec) is refined resulting in a clear honey colored oil with a bland odor and taste. The oil is used for nutritional, & cosmetic applications It is believed by some that the essential fatty acids in Safflower Oil-High Linoleic help to counteract and prevent inflammation and provide other health benefits. Safflower oil is conditioning, which will help to retain moisture to the skin and help to hydrate and moisturize dry skin.
Botanical Name: Carthamus tinctorius
Origin: Organic version is from Netherlands (updated)
Extraction Method: Organic version is Expeller/Unrefined
Color: Very light clear yellow
Derived From: The seed
Contains: High in Linoleic
Base Oil: can be used up to 100% strength
Shelf Life: 2 years
Fatty Acid Composition
- oleic- 8-20%
- palmitic- 4-10%
- linoleic- 70-80%
- linolenic- less than 0.5%
- stearic- 1-5%