Botanical Name: Oenothera fiennis
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Description: Evening Primrose 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.
Colour: Medium Yellow
Aromatic Description: Evening primrose has a very slight, sweet scent but remains characteristic of most carrier oils
Common Uses: Evening Primrose is used in manufacturing and in dilution with other carrier oils suitable for massage.
Consistency: Typical and Characteristic of Carrier Oils.
Absorption: Evening Primrose will leave a very oily feeling on skin.
Shelf life: Evening Primrose oil is quick to go rancid; users can expect a shelf life of 3 to 6 Months with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
Cautions: None Known.
Important Note: The information provided is for educational purposes only.
This product was added to our catalog on Sunday 09 February, 2014.