|Latin Name:||Oryza sativa|
|Country of Origin:||India|
|Extraction Method:||Solvent Extraction|
Refined, Kosher, Vegan, GMO Free
Average, leaves a slightly oily feeling on the skin
Rice bran is high in many vitamins and nutrients and is known for its nourishing, anti-aging and cleansing qualities. Its mild nature makes it useful for under eye application and addressing puffiness and dark circles. It is an economical oil, useful for massage, body, and facial care. Rice bran oil is an excellent choice for babies and children, especially those with nut allergies. Full of antioxidants, this oil is ideal for dry, flaky, sensitive, mature, and delicate skin. Rice bran oil also contains a constituent called oryzanol, which is known to be safe in skin care formulations intended for outdoor use.
- Product Info
Contains oleic acids (omega 9), linoleic acids (omega 6), palmitic acid, stearic acid, alpha-linoleic acid (omega 3), vitamin B, vitamin E, squalene, coenzyme Q10 and ferulic acid.
- Recommended Uses
Smooth and moderately penetrating, rice bran oil adds viscosity and thickness to lotions. It is cleansing, softening, moisturizing, soothing and nourishing to the skin. Rice bran oil may help prevent premature greying of hair. It is known to slow the look of aging and brighten the complexion. A regenerative oil, rice bran encourages moisture retention and soothes irritation. It is antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, stimulating and promotes circulation. Great for the delicate skin around the eyes, rice bran may also protect mature skin from the appearance of wrinkles. It is known to reverse damage caused by free radicals and overexposure to the sun, as well as other natural elements.
- Shelf Life & Storage
Users can expect a shelf life of up to 2 years with proper storage conditions. Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
- Contraindications & Safety
None known. Not for ingestion.
Glass or Plastic? We offer a selection of carrier oils in your choice of glass or plastic packaging. In order to offset the additional shipping charges because of the weight of glass, there is a nominal fee of $0.50 when you choose glass.
This product has not been evaluated by the CFIA or Health Canada. This information is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We recommend consulting with a certified health practitioner before beginning use.