Rosehip Oil


 Rose Mosqueta

Cold Pressed Certified Organic

Main bioactives: Carotenoids, tretinoin, linoleic acid, linolenic acid, sitosterol.

Description: Our organic Rosehip Oil is cold pressed from the seeds of rose fruit known as ‘hips’. The seeds contain approximately 10% oil rich in essential fatty acids including up to 30% omega 3 (alpha-linolenic acid, ALA). These fatty acids are anti-inflammatory and help to carry nutrients deep into the layers of the dermis. The orange colour indicates it's high carotenoid content, which helps protect skin from free radical damage. A unique component of rosehip oil is tretinoin (the animal/synthetic version is known as retinol or retinyl palmitate), an anti-aging, regenerative bioactive that is known to combat acne and fine wrinkles. This is an ideal method of delivering tretinoin because it doesn’t have the side effects of the synthetic versions.

Found In: Rosey Cheeks Facial Cream, Rosehip Oil