Botanical Name: Rubus idaeus
Rich in oleic and linoleic acids, Red Raspberry Seed Oil is a wonderful moisturizer with powerful protective abilities. As well as protecting from free, Red Raspberry Seed Oil also offers minor sun protection making it a wonderful addition to facial products.
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
This wonder oil is rich in oleic and linoleic acids, Red Raspberry Seed Oil is a wonderful moisturizer with significant protective abilities. Red Raspberry Seed Oil is a superb anti-oxidant being high in vitamin E and provitamin A, as well as protecting from free radicals Red Raspberry Seed Oil also offers some sun protection making it a wonderful addition to facial products. Its high level of Vitamin E is known to be give it an important role in skin repair and conditioning.
Red Raspberry Seed Oil is said to be beneficial for skin issues such as rashes, eczema and other skin lesions. Is excellent for sensitive skin and is deeply nourishing, softening, emollient, conditioning, and a lipid barrier providing protection and moisture retention for the skin. Red Raspberry Seed Oil is also claimed to work magic on wrinkles, and protect the skin against sun rays, in after sun care products.
This oil is emollient, lubricating, and conditioning, creates a lipid barrier providing protection to the skin and provides moisture retention for the skin. This wonderful oil boasts superior anti-inflammatory properties, and is perfect for use in applications for dry skin, as well as in massage oils.
It also contains extremely high levels of alpha and gamma tocopherols (vitamin E) and provitamin A.
Contains approximately 30% of omega 3 and 54% of omega 6 fatty acids, so with approximately 84% content of essential fatty acids,
Carotenoids (Vitamin A) 23mg per 100ml of oil
Tocopherols (E Vitamin) 61mg per 100ml of oil
(both Alpha and Gamma-Tocopherol)
Raspberries are thought to have originated from Asia, with Roman records going back to the 4th Century AD. Raspberry Seed Oil has a dark yellow-orange colour, with a mildly sweet, fruity odour.
The common red raspberry is cultivated throughout the world, and a very large percentage is pressed into juice. Raspberry seeds, which constitute 10% of the weight of a raspberry, are a major by-product of the raspberry juicing process.
The products which contain Red Rasberry Seed Oil are our 7 Berry Facial Serum, Liberty Corrective Serum and also Vitalize Cleansing Bar and can be purchased HERE.