raspberry seed oil
binomial name: rubus idaeus
purified from european raspberry or “framboise,” the finished oil has a beautiful golden orange color with a delicate and pleasant aroma. historically, the roots and blossoms were used to make eye ointments and astringents. the seeds contain a multitude of active ingredients, integral to skin health.
benefit: characteristic of many fruit-seed oils, it contains a wealth of antioxidants, essential fatty acids and anti-inflammatory capabilities. it protects against environmental aggressors and offers broad-spectrum sun protection. possessing an exceptionally high proportion of vitamins a and e, it’s an effective emollient as well as a lubricant and conditioner. it provides moisture retention by creating a lipid barrier, providing protection and soothing chronic skin conditions.
The following products contain raspberry seed oil: