What is Sacha Inchi?
Sacha Inchi is an oleaginous plant, cultivated by the Incas for centuries and native to the Colombian and Peruvian Amazon. Its oil is extracted from the seeds by cold pressing.
Properties of Sacha Inchi Oil
Sacha Inchi oil nourishes the skin and helps maintain the integrity of the cell membrane, promoting cell regeneration and increasing skin firmness and elasticity. It contains nourishing fatty acids to reinforce the skin's lipid balance: alpha-linolenic acid (42-49%), linoleic acid (32-38%), and oleic acid (9-14%). It also helps prevent transepidermal water loss (TEWL), increasing skin hydration levels. It contains a high amount of vitamin E and phytosterols. Truly a gift for the skin.
*Ingredient from controlled organic cultivation.