What is Sesame?
Sesame oil is extracted from the seeds of the Sesamum indicum plant by cold pressing. Sesame is native to Africa and India. In Ayurvedic medicine, it is used especially for its anti-inflammatory effect.
Properties of Sesame Oil
It is a natural emollient with high amounts of nourishing and moisturizing omega-6 and omega-9 fatty acids (around 38% oleic acid and 48% linoleic acid). It has anti-inflammatory, toning, and firming properties; it repairs and regenerates dry skin. It is quickly absorbed and provides the skin with a soft and delicate feel.
(*) Ingredient from controlled organic cultivation.