Botanical Name: Salvia hispanica L
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Unrefined
Chia Seed Organic Carrier Oil is extracted from the seeds of the organically grown Salvia hispanica plant, which are mostly grown in the South America. Chia Seed oil is a commonly used culinary oil in the region. Chia Seed oil is extracted without the use of chemicals or solvents and its done at low temperatures to preserve the nutritional properties of the oil.
Chia Seed Organic Carrier Oil consists of the perfect 3:1 ratio of Omega 3 to Omega 6 Essentianl Fatty Acids required for optimum skin health. Chia Seed oil is a rich source of Antioxidants and Phytonutrients, which protects the skin against the abuse of environmental elements and helps to reduce the appearance of aged skin. Chia Seed oil is an ideal ingredient for moisturizing formulations, as it reduces the water loss by protecting skin's moisture barrier, keeps the skin hydrated, and makes it look plump and radiant. Chia seed oil can be also be used in formulating lotions and creams meant for soothing dry and itchy skin.
IMPORTANT: All Sweetgrass&Rain Carrier Oils are for external use only, are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease and should not be used by anyone who is pregnant or under the care of a medical practitioner. Carrier Oils may cause skin irritation in some individuals so a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes.