Botanical Name: Oenothera biennis
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Refined
Obtained From: Dry Seeds
Description: Evening Primrose Carrier Oil contains high levels of GLA essential fatty acids and is good for dry and mature skin. It also soothes inflammation and can be used in dandruff applications. Small amounts are often added to other carrier oils for fortification.
Color: Pale yellow to golden yellow liquid.
Aromatic Description: Evening Primrose Carrier Oil has been refined to remove the scent.
Common Uses: Evening Primrose can be used for soap making and bath and body manufacturing applications. It is used in dilution with other carrier oils suitable for massage. It is also reputed to nourish the skin and hair; reduce signs of eczema and fights the effects of aging.
Consistency: Typical and Characteristic of Carrier Oils.
Absorption: Evening Primrose Carrier Oil will leave a very oily feeling on skin.
Shelf Life: Users can expect a shelf life of up to 2 years with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended. Please refer to the Certificate of Analysis for current Best Before Date.
Cautions: None Known.
Storage: It is recommended that cold-pressed carrier oils be kept in a cool, dark place to maintain freshness and achieve maximum shelf life. If refrigerated, bring to room temperature before using.