Arctic Blackcurrant CO2 seed extract
Arctic Blackcurrant CO2 extract is rich in essential fatty acids. The fatty acids and antioxidants are necessary for the functioning of the lipid membrane of skin cells which provides a barrier against water loss. The oil contains a premium ratio of Omega-6 and Omega-3. It also contains Omega-9 oleic acid and natural forms of vitamin E and phytosterols. Blackcurrant extract is used as an effective moisturizer, and may be soothing for itchy skin and inflamed skin. The blackcurrant contains a high value of Vitamin C which is useful for giving the skin an antioxidant boost it needs. The Vitamin C also improves collagen production, adding the skin to be more elastic and firm. The anti-inflammatory potential of the flavonoids in the blackcurrant seed oil is used to treat inflammatory skin problems such as eczema and acne.