Moringa oleifera seed oil
A non-fragrant plant oil that contains several antioxidants, including zeatin, quercetin, and vitamins A, C, and E. The oil is also a very good source of oleic acid, a monounsaturated fatty acid that can replenish skin and help guard against moisture loss.
There’s more: Moringa seed oil contains amino acids as well as plant sterols which can have a calming effect on skin. In short, it’s one of the better plant oils for skin, and its monounsaturated fat content gives it a lighter, less greasy feel than highly saturated oils like coconut.
References for this information:
International Journal of Molecular Sciences, December 2016, ePublication
Lipids in Health and Disease, December 2016, ePublication
3 Biotech, September 2016, ePublication
Journal of Oleo Science, Volume 58, 2009, pages 9-16
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