Pomegranate Seed (Punica granatum) Carrier Oil - Virgin
Botanical binomial: Punica granatum
Country of Origin: Turkey
Part of plant used in production: seed
Methods of production: Cold Pressed
Description: A fruit-bearing deciduous tree that is between 5-10 meters high. Pomegranates have been cultivated in the Mediterranean, Persian, and North Indian regions since ancient times and play an important part of many cultural anecdotes.
Characteristics: Pale yellow to light amber in colouration, with a fresh sweet berry-like scent.
Properties: Anti-inflammatory, anti-aging, anti-oxidant, emollient, regenerative, moisturizing, cleansing, conditioning, hormone-balancing
Constituents: Vitamin E (tocopherol), Omega 9 (oleic acid), punicic acid, palmitic acid, linoleic acid, stearic acid, phytosterols
Uses: Massage oil, hair care, shampoos, face oils and serums, rejuvenating soaps and shampoo bars. Reduces dandruff while nourishing hair.
Blends well with: Rose, rosehip seed oil, lavender, frankincense, rosemary, chamomile, immortelle, coconut
Safety: For external use only. Consult with a health professional prior to use if pregnant, breastfeeding, or are taking blood pressure lowering medication.