Borage Oil, Organic - Borago Officinalis
Organic Borage Oil (Borago Officinalis) is also known as Starflower oil and is rich in GLA's (gamma-linoleic acid C18:3n-6). Borage Oil contains one of the highest levels of GLA content found in oils - between 16.0 - 27.0%.
Borage Oil is obtained through cold pressing the seeds of Borago Officinalis. The oil is popular for use in anti-aging and dry skin products because of its' rapid absorption, moisturizing and soothing properties.
Applications that commonly use Borage Oil include : Body Butters, Creams, Hair/Scalp Treatments, Lotions, Oils and Scrubs.
** Borage Oil is not recommended for use during pregnancy. **
It is recommended that you add Borage oil to your formula after the heat phase has been completed.
HLB : 7
Appearance: Yellow, slightly oily, viscous liquid with a subtle odor.
INCI: Borago Officinalis (Borage) Seed Oil
- NaOH .135,
- KOH .192
Processing: Cold Pressed/Refined
Shelf Life: 1 year with proper storage
The non-organic version of Borage Oil is available in our RAW MATERIALS category - click here to view.
FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY