What is rosehip seed oil?
Rosehip seed (Rosa cannina) is the oil from the seeds of the rose plant. It is a luxurious source of skin-nourishing fatty acids. Renowned for its soothing anti-inflammatory affect, it is suited for dry, mature, and weather-damaged skin.
Benefits of Rosehip Seed Oil
- Antiaging effects: Rosehip contains the essential fatty acids omegas 3 & 6 that support cell and tissue regeneration helping to keep skin supple and reduce the appearance of fine lines around the eyes. It is also great for treating spider veins.
- Prevents scarring: Rosehip minimizes the appearance of stretch marks as well as reduce scarring from wounds, burns, and from acne and eczema.
- Treats Acne: Rosehip oil is a source of trans-retinoic acid, a form of vitamin A that is known for treatment of acne-prone skin. The oil helps to balance the skin’s natural oils as well as tone to minimize pores. It is also good for calming pimples and boils.
- Eases itching: Rosehip soothes and absorbs into the skin when it is dry and itchy. Rosehip seed’s cooling, anti-inflammatory action brings quick relief!