Botanical Name: Opuntia ficus indica
Plant Part: Seeds
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Unrefined
Product Description: Prickly pear carrier oil contains a high concentration of vitamin E & Omega 6 Fatty Acid (Linoleic Acid) and is used in personal-care products and cosmetics, especially in the skin care line. It’s also rich in amino acids, which stimulate collagen production to promote faster cell turnover and vitamin k, which brightens under-eye dark circles and also promote your skin’s elasticity.
Shelf Life: Slow to go rancid, when the oil is kept closed at a temperature below 18°C and away from light, the shelf life will be up to 24 months from the date of manufacture.
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.