Blackcurrant Seed Oil
Blackcurrant Seed Oil, which is also known as Black Currant Seed Oil, is a cold pressed, nutrient-rich powerhouse with many benefits for our skin.
Blackcurrant Seed Oil is an incredibly moisturising carrier oil, which contains a good amount of Omega-3, Omega-6 and Omega-9 fatty acids. It is these essential fatty acids, (EFAs) which deeply moisturise the skin.
Blackcurrant Seed Oil Prevents Skin Issues
Blackcurrant Seed Oil is an anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, vitamin-rich oil which helps to reduce the risk of Acne and other problem skin conditions, such as Eczema and Atopic Dermatitis. It also soothes our skin if problems develop.
Blackcurrant Seed Oil possesses powerful antioxidant properties which, when used regularly, improves the condition of dry, ageing skin. It rejuvenates the skin by improving its elasticity, reducing wrinkles, evening tone and by regenerating skin cells.
Blackcurrant Seed Oil Is Antioxidant
Blackcurrant Seed Oil contains a lot of antioxidants, which help to protect against free radical damage.
Wild As The Wind Blackcurrant Seed Oil
Country of origin: Netherlands
INCI: Ribes Nigrum (Black Currant) Seed Oil
Wild As The Wind also stocks an Organic Blackcurrant Seed Oil.
Blackcurrant Seed Oil Storage
Store all carrier oils, including Blackcurrant Seed Oil, in a cool, dark, dry place away from sunlight.
- Keep the lid firmly closed.
- Shelf life: 12 months
If you have sensitive skin, or if you do a lot of sun bathing, there’s a very remote chance you may have a slight reaction to this Wild As The Wind oil.
It is always advisable to perform a patch test on the soft skin on the inside of your forearm before using carrier oils on your face.
Perform A Patch Test
Place a drop or two of Wild As The Wind oil on your inner forearm, making sure to massage it well into your skin.
A severe reaction will occur within ten minutes, but it may take 24 hours for milder intolerances to emerge.
Look for signs of Urticaria, (aka Hives), discolouration, redness, dryness, or feelings of irritation / itchiness.
If you experience none of these, you will be safe to use your Wild As The Wind oil elsewhere on your body, including your face.
Nevertheless, always avoid sensitive areas and inside your ears unless otherwise instructed by your health professional. This is especially important if you use your Wild As The Wind oil as a carrier oil for a number of Essential Oils.
Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils
Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils are premium quality, therapeutic grade carrier oils which are perfect for aromatherapy.
All of the Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils are cold pressed to retain an optimal nutrient density of each carrier oil.
Professional therapists use Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils & Essential Oils, including Osteopaths and Massage Therapists.
Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils are also used domestically, for the creation of bath and body oils, as well as bases for home remedies.
*Body oils are also known as massage oils.
Certain Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils are used for hair and beard oils.
Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils Are Suitable For:
- Making body & bath oils (1% dilution of Organic Essential Oils)
- Using in your household first aid kit (average 2% dilution of Organic Essential Oils)
- Used to make face oils (2% dilution of Organic Essential Oils)
- Certain Organic Carrier Oils can be used on their own for wounds and scars
- Many Organic Carrier Oils are thought to possess a natural SPF value
Please refer to How To Use Essential Oils for the correct dilutions of essential oils and carrier oils.
Wild As The Wind Customer Ratings:
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Wild As The Wind Carrier Oil Availability
Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils are available in the UK & Europe.
Wild As The Wind Customer Guarantees
Wild As The Wind Organic Carrier Oils are cruelty-free & vegan friendly. They are also some of the purest, most bio-active Organic Carrier Oils in the world.
Wild As The Wind carries a Wildcrafted Organic Rosehip Seed Oil also.
Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils Packaging
Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils are bottled in an amber glass bottle with an aluminium lid. Labels are pre-printed with details added by hand.
Wild As The Wind is a member of Bristol Green Partnership and is committed to reducing the use of plastics in skincare and cosmetics.
Wild As The Wind Ethics
Wild As The Wind products are suitable for everyone, including Vegetarians & Vegans.
Wild As The Wind products do not contain any animal products & have not been tested on animals. Only premium quality ingredients are used, with a preference for Organic Essential Oils & Organic Carrier Oils wherever possible.