HIGH ALTITUDE ORGANICS™ Pumpkin Seed Oil is is cold-pressed from organic Cucurbita Pepo seeds without the use of any chemical additives, is an unrefined oil with an appearance that is darker in color than a refined material and carries a characteristic odor and taste.
Pumpkin Seed Oil has significant benefits for skin health. Pumpkin seed oil possesses very high levels of the natural antioxidants and polyunsaturated fatty acids, Omega-9, and is especially high in the gamma-tocopherol form of Vitamin E, which is a powerful antioxidant, that improves wound healing, reduces the appearance of stretch marks on skin, minimizes the impact of psoriasis, eczema, and rosacea.
The antioxidants in Pumpkin Seed Oil protect cell structure, thus diminishing wound scarring, wrinkles and fine lines, helping the skin retain its normal structure.
The four fatty acids which comprise 98% of Pumpkin Seed Oil are palmitic, stearic, linoleic, and oleic acids, which promote skin cell regeneration and help retain its protective barrier, which allows the skin to maintain the proper moisture balance, decrease inflammation, and helps maintain healthy skin...Enjoy...
DIRECTIONS: Add up to 10% of the carrier oil for massage and to any creams and lotions, or use undiluted.