Grapeseed Essential Oil (vitis vinfera)Here at TreeActiv, we know that knowledge is power. The more information you have about the ingredients in the products you use, the more likely you are to make the right choices for your specific needs. With that, we prioritize being transparent about our products and the ingredients they are made of. Here is some helpful information on Grapeseed Essential Oil and how it can help you look and feel your very best!
What is Grapeseed Essential Oil?
- Grapeseed Essential Oil is extracted from the seeds of grapes and is most commonly used in cosmetic and culinary products.
- Grapeseed Essential Oil is rich in fatty acids like palmitic, stearic, and linoleic, all of which are exceptionally beneficial for your skin.
- Grapeseed Essential Oil is an active moisturizer and can help balance your skin by absorbing surface oils.
- Grapeseed Essential Oil can be used as an anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antihistamine, and antimicrobial.
Is Grapeseed Essential Oil Right For Your Skin?
Grapeseed Essential Oil is rich in beta- carotene and Vitamins D, C, and E. These compounds, along with key essential fatty acids, help to slow down the aging process. These constituents will help reduce wrinkles and clear away unwanted dark spots. Grapeseed Essential Oil also helps to absorb what’s known as “carrier oil,” a light oil the rests gently on the skin’s surface. Clearing away this surface oil will give your face the shine and complexion you are looking for.
In recent studies, Grapeseed Essential Oil was shown to be rich in oligomeric proanthocyanidins (OPC). These compounds have been known to remove free radicals and promote the restoration of collagen. In turn, using Grapeseed Essential Oil will help remove previous damage to your skin tissue, while creating new, firmer skin. This process will give your face a youthful appearance, as well as make it smooth to the touch. All of that from one little seed!
TreeActiv Products That Contain Grapeseed Essential Oil.
Studies have shown that Grapeseed Essential Oil’s restorative qualities and ability to remove free radicals may strengthen your immune system and could even help to prevent cancer.
When ingested, Grapeseed Essential Oil has been known to reduce bad cholesterol and therefore decrease your chances of having a heart attack.
There are over 8,000 grape varieties in the world.
Most Grapeseed Essential Oil is extracted from recycled wine grapes!