Grapeseed oil is a light, gentle carrier oil that is easily absorbed by the skin. Being right is beta-caroteine and vitamins E, D and C it also has an excellent concentration of the fatty acids palmitic, stearic and linoleic as wel as being rich in the anti-inflammatory antioxidants polyphenols. Between them they have been found to work well in anti-wrinkle products, retard the visual effects of aging and are effective at scar minimization. Acne outbreaks can be reduced with regular use of this oil as it moisturises and balances the skin while cleansing the skin and removing blockages from pores that often cause breakouts.
Botanical name: Vitis vinifera
Method of extraction: Solvent extraction, then refined
Part of plant: Seed
Vegetarian and vegan