Borage oil is excellent for skin health, helping restore the suppleness, elasticity and tone of tired, dry, or scarred skin.
The essential fatty acid gamma linolenic acid (GLA) from Borage oil has been shown to be one of the most effective agents for the maintenance of healthy skin. The fatty acid profile of borage is unique in that it contains 20 to 24 percent GLA. Evening primrose oil contains 8 to 10 percent GLA and black currant oil contains 15 to 17 percent.
The popularity of borage oil as an ingredient in topical formulations for the skin is growing rapidly, based on the strong research showing that it is of benefit in the treatment of various skin conditions, including dry skin, eczema, inflammation, wounds, and dermatitis.
Dry skin needs intensive moisture that will repair, restore and heal dry cracked or chapped skin. Introducing... Aromatherapy Personals Whipped Borage Oil Hand & Foot Butters.
This spa-inspired massage butter treatment leaves skin instantly nourished, enriched and renewed. Includes a wealth of therapeutic naturally active ingredients and essential oils to provide the ultimate in aromatherapy massage. Borage oil, is whipped into a creamy Shea butter, helping to restore the suppleness, elasticity and tone of tired, dry skin. Rich in Omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, Borage oil penetrates deep, nourishing the epidermis giving it an extraordinary capacity of regeneration. Shea Butter, Coconut and Jojoba oil combine to nourish the skin with Vitamins A, E and F, restoring skin’s softness and smoothness.
Apply this deeply moisturizing and therapeutic massage butter directly onto clean skin, holding and pressing at acupressure points (hands, feet) to restore the flow of energy. Breathe in the transforming aroma for an overall sense of well-being and restoration. A truly renewing and therapeutic experience for mind and body.
- Dry to very dry skin
- Chapped or cracked skin (heels, hands, elbows and knees)
- Inflammatory skin conditions; itchy skin
- Sun-Damaged skin