Vegetable oils are produced from nuts, seeds, grains and beans. They are sometimes referred to as fixed oils because they are not as volatile (easy to evaporate) as essential oils.
Most essential oils are so strong that a little goes a long way. Essential oils should be diluted in carrier oils for use in massage. Vegetable Oils make an excellent base in which to dilute essential oils for body care products. Our vegetable oils are 100% pure and natural.
Rose hip seed oil is a pressed seed oil, extracted from the seeds of a rose bush (Rosa moschata or Rosa rubiginosa) which grows wild in the southern Andes. It is unique among vegetable oils in containing retinol (Vitamin A), and is also high in vitamin C.
Rose hip seed oil is high in the essential fatty acids - linoleic acid or omega-6, and linolenic acid or omega-3. It is commonly used in skin care products.
It is used for a variety of skin conditions, including dermatitis, acne and eczema, for mature and sun burnt skin as well as brittle nails and wrinkles.
Rose hip oil is also frequently used to heal scarring and diminish photo-aging.
Most rose hip seed oil is produced in Chile and Argentina.
Rosehip seed makes a good oil for cosmetics and for tissue regeneration. It is also good for eczema, psoriasis, PMS and menopause. It may be combined with calendula oil to treat stretch marks, burns or scars.
This is a very pale yellow oil with a light texture. It contains up to 35% linoleic acid and 44% GLA.
Rosehip seed oil penetrates the skins upper layers very quickly making it a superb moisturizer. Rosehip Seed oil is an excellent natural moisturizing oil for routine daily skin care. In addition to its healing of sensitive, allergic, sun damaged, hyper pigmented, dry, aging, or problem skin, it also provides immediate relief for dry skin and eczema.
Overnight, the light oil allows your skin to breathe, while it repairs itself and generates new cells. Rosehip oil can also be heated and massaged into dry or flaking areas of the hair and scalp as a moisturizer and hair repair oil.
Extensive studies have shown Rosehip seed oil to have a positive effect on scars and stretch marks.
How To Make Rose Face Oil, From Juli Kight:
I have had great success with this formula in both aiding in healing of dermatitis, preventing sunburn and wrinkles and improving the texture and color. It also does wonderful things for my mood and daily outlook.
Time Required: 15 min
1. Add rose hip seed oil to a clean, sanitized colored glass bottle.
2. Add 5 drops of rosewood oil.
3. Add 3 drops of rose geranium oil.
4. Add 2 drops of sandalwood oil.
5. Apply by small amounts to face and neck after washing and toning.
Stretch Mark Massage Oil:
1 ounce cocoa butter, melted
1/2 ounce flaxseed oil
1/4 ounce rose hip seed oil
1/4 ounce wheat germ oil
10 drops lavender oil
8 drops neroli oil
4 drops vetiver oil
Blend the melted cocoa butter, flaxseed oil rose hip seed oil and wheat germ oil. Transfer the mixture to a clean jar. As it begins to cool ad solidify, add the essential oils. Allow the mixture to cool to a comfortable temperature before using it. Massage the oil into your skin once or twice daily.
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Some Starwest products contain sulfur-based preservatives, known as sulfites. FDA considers sulfites to be generally recognized as safe (GRAS), but some people are sulfite-sensitive.
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STABILITY: Minimum three year if stored properly.