opuntia ficus-indica Cas 290-109-1
Cold pressed from the seeds
we have added a conventional variety due to increased demand.
Its bit more affordable. light green colour, light odour (oil with a hint of fruit)
High in Omega-6 Fatty Acids and naturally occurring Carotenoids, Vitamins C and E, and Flavonoids, this skin-toning oil contains powerful Antioxidants. This nutrient-rich, fast absorbing oil is high in Linoleic Acid, which enhances skin elasticity and brightens the complexion, imparting its anti-ageing effects.
High Vitamin E and Amino Acids content stimulate collagen production and protect the cells against free radicals.
Penetrates nicely into the skin, to provide good hydration without much residual oiliness.
Tip 1. use about 10% in your serum if you're not using any other actives. If you are using other actives then make your prickly pear about 5%.
Tip 2. it goes very well with Cacay oil - use them about 1:1.
Tip 3. face serum ...vitamin C prickly pear, cacay, lingonberry and fractionated coconut...Voila!