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Helianthus annuus

Our Sunflower Carrier Oil or Vegetable Oil (Helianthus annuus) is certified organic (Cosmos Organic), 100% natural and pure. This oil is cold-pressed from the seeds. This plant is cultivated in France, Europe.
Nourishing and protective.

$4.75

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Produced from a solar plant and historically cultivated by the Amerindians for its many benefits, the Sunflower Carrier Oil is rich in omega-6, vitamin E and antioxidants. Mostly known and used in cooking, it also provides many cosmetic benefits. In particular, this oil offers a high protective function. Softening and nourishing, it also relieves sensitive or irritated skins and acts against skin dryness and aging. 

Main properties: Nourishing, moisturizing, softening, protective, antioxidant. 

Penetrating and neutral, this oil is suitable for all skin types, especially dry, sensitive or atopic ones.

Country of Origin

France, Europe

Method of Cultivation

Cultivated

Part of the Plant

Seed

Preservatives

Without

Organic Ingredients

100 %

Natural Ingredients

100 %

Extraction Process

Cold-Pressed - Deodorized

Edible

Yes

Texture

Dry

Botanical Name

Helianthus annuus

Product Usage

Cosmetic Product

USE

• Cosmetic care, massages.

• Suitable for all skin types. 

• Ideal for dry, sensitive or atopic skins.

The organic Sunflower Carrier Oil can be used singly and also serves as an excellent foundation for natural care treatments.

 

SELF-CARE IDEAS

• Massage oil, on cleansed skin.

• Nourishing and protective day cream for the face.

• Moisturizing and softening body lotion.

• Nourishing hand cream.

 

BLENDS

To further increase its benefits, the organic Rose Hip Carrier Oil blends very well with other organic Carrier Oils and Hydrosols with complementary properties, such as: 

• The Sweet Almond or Avocado Carrier oils, as well as the Carrot or Marygold Macerated Oils. 

• The Roman Chamomile, Linden or Damask Rose Hydrosols. 

Fatty Acid Profile

Sunflower Organic

Palmitic acid

7 %

Protective function

Stearic acid

3 %

Close to human sebum, nourishing, firming and protecting virtues

Oleic acid (omega-9)

30 %

Soothing, anti-inflammatory and regenerating virtues, maintains the skin's elasticity, suppleness and moisture

Linoleic acid (omega-6)

60 %

Maintains the skin’s barrier function

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