Botanical Name: Cucurbita pepo L
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Unrefined
Obtained From: Seeds
Product Description: Pumpkin seed oil is an intensely dark green oil pressed from raw or roasted pumpkin seeds. Vitamin E, especially the gamma-tocopherol version found in good concentrations in pumpkin seed oil, and carotenoids like beta-carotene, are powerful antioxidants for protecting your skin from damage and reducing the signs of aging. Pumpkin seeds are a rich source of magnesium, phosphorous, and zinc, all overlooked minerals in optimizing bone health and preventing osteoporosis. For thousands of years, pumpkin seeds and pumpkin seed oil have been used as a natural remedy for irritation of the bladder and kidneys as well as for prostate irregularities.
Shelf Life: Users can expect a shelf life of 2 years with proper storage conditions. Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
Cautions: None Known.
Storage: It is recommended that cold-pressed carrier oils be kept in a cool dark place to maintain freshness and achieve maximum shelf life. If refrigerated, bring to room temperature before using.