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Oenothera biennis

Our Evening Primrose Carrier Oil or Vegetable Oil (Oenothera biennis) is certified organic (Cosmos Organic), 100% natural and pure. This oil is cold-pressed from the seeds. This plant is cultivated in China.
Antioxidant and fortifying.


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Traditionally used by the Amerindians for its therapeutic benefits, the Evening Primrose Carrier Oil is mainly used to prevent skin aging as well as to strengthen and tone both skin and hair due to its richness in omega-6 and antioxidant sterols. Also known for its soothing properties, it protects sensitive or irritated skin types.

Main properties: Antioxidant, fortifying, moisturizing, regenerating, soothing, softening and protective.  

Fluid, it easily penetrates the epidermis. It is ideally suited to mature, dull, dry, sensitive or atopic skin types as well as dry, dull, fragile or brittle hair.

Country of Origin


Method of Cultivation


Part of the Plant




Organic Ingredients

100 %

Natural Ingredients

100 %

Extraction Process

Cold-Pressed - Deodorized



Botanical Name

Oenothera biennis

Product Usage

Cosmetic Product


• Cosmetic care, massages.

• Ideal for mature, dull, dry, sensitive or atopic skins.

• Ideal for dry, dull, fragile or brittle hair.

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



• Anti-ageing cream or serum for the face, to be applied to cleansed skin.

• Moisturizing and regenerating facial care, on cleansed skin. 

• Softening and soothing body lotion, on cleansed skin. 

• Strengthening hair serum, to be applied in small quantities to the hair ends. 

• Repairing hair mask, to be left on dry hair from 20 minutes to several hours before washing.  



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

• The Borage, Argan or Rose Hip Carrier Oils.

• The Damask Rose or Labdanum Hydrosols.

Fatty Acid Profile

Evening Primrose Organic

Palmitic acid

5 %

Protective function

Stearic acid

3 %

Close to human sebum, nourishing, firming and protecting virtues

Oleic acid (omega-9)

5 %

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

Linoleic acid (omega-6)

75 %

Maintains the skin’s barrier function

gamma-linolenic acid (omega-6)

10 %

Anti-inflammatory, soothing, healing and regenerating, maintains the skin's barrier function and moisturization