Antioxidant: Protect the skin against oxidative stress by neutralizing free radicals generated by UV, pollution ... thanks to the presence of anti-radical compounds such as tocopherols and phytosterols ;
Anti-inflammatory, soothing: Reduce the inflammatory reaction and relieve irritated areas, related to its very high level of polyunsaturated fatty acids, especially gamma-linolenic acid;
Hydrating, nourishing: Preserve the effectiveness of the hydrolipidic film of the skin and hair, property conferred by the presence of linoleic acid and oleic acid ;
Regenerating: To activate the renewal of the cells of the skin;
Restructuring: Stimulate the synthesis of substances responsible for the firmness and elasticity of the skin (collagen, elastin ...).
Face care (care oils, face creams, serums, cleansing gels, shaving oils, masks, make-up removers);
Body care (massage oils, hand and foot creams, milks, nail serums, stretch mark prevention lotions, shower creams, after-sun care);
Hair care (shampoos, conditioners, masks, hair balms, creams);
Make-up (lip gloss, nail polish).
Store in a cool, dark place at a moderate and stable temperature (maximum 15°C), away from air, heat and direct sunlight.
Contra-Indications and Precautions
No contraindications to the cosmetic use of borage plant oil have been raised. It is non-irritating, whether on the skin or the eyes, and non-sensitizing. Pregnant women and young children might be able to use it.