cranberry seed oil
binomial name: vaccinium macrocarpon
cold-pressed from cranberry seeds grown in the united states, the oil from cranberry is high in antioxidants and vitamins and is said to have the highest quantity of tocotrienols of any vegetable oil.
benefit: with its high concentration of omega fatty acids (3, 6, 9), cranberry seed oil aids in the absorption and utilization of essential fatty acids in the skin. the high level of vitamin a makes it key for treating problematic skin (acne), and the concentration of vitamin e makes it soothing, healing and vital in moisturizing and anti-aging benefits. also helpful in relieving itchy skin, the high level of tocotrienols has natural sun-protecting features.
The following products contain cranberry seed oil: