Pomegranate Seed Oil
Country of Origin: Turkey
Method of extraction: Unrefined, Cold Pressed
Cultivation: Certified Organic Farm (Grown and certified organic by producer, but our facility is not certified to make the claim once we rebottle, so we say this is grown organically.)
Plant Part: Seeds
Shelf Life: 2-3 years (extended shelf life due to antioxidant properties)
Hopewell's Pomegranate Seed oil is suitable for topical application and ingestion.
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Pomegranate Seed Oil Reported Benefits: Anti-carcinogenic, anti-atherogenic, anti-fibrosis, anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory, skin restoration, dry and irritated skin, aging skin, regeneration of skin layers, Vitamin C, anti-oxidants, heart issues, improve the function of B-cells, immune stimulant, cardiovascular disease.
Pomegranate Seed Oil is extremely high in Punicic Acid. Punicic Acid is reported to help reduce inflamed skin, support regenerating new skin and improve skin tone and elasticity. It has been shown to be anti-microbial and to promote regeneration of the dermis and the epidermis of your skin, which may dramatically improve the appearance of the skin.
We are very pleased with this luxurious, quickly and deeply penetrating oil. It is a perfect choice for skin creams/lotions, soaps, massage oils, facial care products or as a stand-alone oil to help nourish and promote healthy skin, yet only a small amount is necessary in formulation to achieve beneficial results. Because of it's cosmetic and medicinal properties, it is used topically and internally.
Pomegranate Seed Oil's anti-inflammatory properties make it a good choice for people with skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, minor rashes and irritations and sunburn. The oil is ideal for all skin types and is suitable for acne-prone skin. It may help reduce scarring. Valerie Worwood notes that Pomegranate Seed oil is suitable for "balanced, normal skin."
Benefits for Hair: People report that Pomegranate Seed Oil helps to revitalize dull, dry hair, clear scalp debris, stimulate hair growth, discourage bacteria, nourish the hair follicles and balance the pH level of the scalp, which may help to neutralize excessive oil production.
1. Several of my clients are responding well to your Pomegranate oil, and I love how it feels on my skin. - Cinda
2. This is the most luxurious oil I've used on my face - fabulous. - Lee
Worwood, Valerie, The Complete Book of Essential Oils and Aromatherapy, pages 365, 371.