If you’ve never used Pumpkin Seed Oil before, you might not know about the astounding properties of this natural product. Rich in vitamins and minerals, pumpkin oil has countless benefits for your hair and skin.
The seeds of a pumpkin are rich in antioxidants, which can reduce inflammation and protect cells. This oil, which is cold-pressed from the seeds, retains these wonderful properties. It also has a high content of healthy fatty acids.
This is a great carrier oil to use in skincare products, as it is packed with zinc, along with Vitamin E, Omega-3 and Omega-6. These retain moisture and bring an amazing, youthful glow to the skin. Some of the minerals in the oil have even been shown to have anti-ageing properties. The high levels of zinc can improve and even skin tone, as well as helping skin heal. It reduces blemishes and acne, as well as helping to improve the appearance of scarring. This is why Pumpkin Seed Oil is frequently used in the beauty industry, as an ingredient in face creams and masks.
The benefits don’t end there. This oil is also great for maintaining luscious locks. It’s found to contain enzymes that help protect hair follicles and repair dry, damaged hair, making it appear more shiny and healthy. It can be used as a conditioning treatment and makes a great ingredient for natural shampoos.
We’re really excited to bring this oil to you – we think it makes a fantastic ingredient for creating your own cosmetics. It has a range of uses in all manner of hair and skincare products. We’d love to see what you make with it, so share your creations with us on Facebook and Twitter.
Pumpkin Seed Oil is now available for sale on our website.
- Pumpkin Seed Oil£1.48 – £22.98