Skin Benefits: Healing & Regenerating
WHAT IS IT?
Avocado oil is extracted through cold pressing of Persea Americana (avocado also called Persea Gratissima) and has an intense green color due to the high content of chlorophyll in it and highly rich in nutrients.
Persea Gratissima Oil
COMEDOGENIC RATING : 3
moderate likelihood to clog pores
Rich green silky liquid
TEXTURE & SCENT
Nutty avocado scent with a rich silky texture
Oil -Insoluable in water
Avocado oil contanis large amount of vitamin E and antioxidant squalene. It is suitable for all skin types. It will help improve blood circulation in the skin by enriching its tissues with the much-needed oxygen.
Some people may find it to rich or heavy. It can possibly clogs their pores, leading to breakouts or acne.
ALTERNATIVES & SUBSTITUTIONS
Could e substuted with Shea butter or Olive oil.
BEST USED FOR
Thanks to its deep penetration into the skin, the oil stimulates the production of elastin and collagen, which are responsible for the elasticity and firmness of the skin. It is best used for formulating:
Palmitic Acid (C16:0)
Stearic Acid (C18:0)
Oleic Acid (C18:1, ⍵-9)
Linoleic Acid (C18:2 ⍵-6)
Contains Vitamins A,D & E