grape seed oil
binomial name: vitis vinifera
created as a by-product during the process of wine making, this nutrient rich oil is widely valued for its beautifying and medicinal benefits. utilized by the ancient healers of egypt and greece, the seed oil is still a highly sought out ingredient in creams, oils and other wellness products.
benefit: highly antioxidant, its made up of 78 percent linoleic acid, which works to improve the tone and collagen reproduction in the skin, helping to prevent stretch marks. and its antibacterial nature works to reducing irritation. another active component, resveratrol, makes it one of the most naturally effective anti-aging treatments. the lightweight oil creates a film on the skin, protecting it when shaving and controlling moisturization.