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Flax Seed Oil


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Price: $9.85
Availability: in stock
Prod. Code: CO-81

Flax Seed Oil
Shelf Life of 6 months
(Refrigerate! This oil is quick to go rancid)

Flax seed oil can be used to help treat psoriasis and eczema, while it is also great for use on oily and acne prone skin. High concentrations of Omega-3 essential fatty acids in flax seed oil nourish skin and keep it healthy and glowing. Flax seed oil is high in vitamin E, making it useful for preventing scarring and stretch marks, while also providing antioxidant properties.

Properties
- Great for oily, acne prone skin
- Excellent for psoriasis and eczema
- High in vitamin E level makes it useful for preventing scarring and stretch marks


Botanical Name: Linum usitatissimum

Origin: USA

Extraction Method: Cold pressed / Unrefined / Organic

Color: Medium to dark yellow

Derived From: The seed

Contains: High concentration of Omega-3 essential fatty acids

Base Oil: Can be used up to 100% strength (very rich oil however, you might want to use less in a blend)

Shelf Life: 6 months (Refrigerate! This oil is quick to go rancid)

Fatty Acid Profile   % by weight
Stearic       3.8
Palmitic      5.53
Oleic acid (Omega 9)    15.1
Linoleic acid (Omega 6)    16.84
Alpha Linolenic acid (Omega 3)  58.73
 
Fatty Acid Distribution
Saturated Fat     8.0%
Monounsaturated Fat   14.4%   
Polyunsaturated Fat   69.3%
Sum of Fatty Acids  96.0%