Borago officinalis L. (Boraginaceae Family), Borage
C16:0 Palmitic acid: 8-13 %C18:1 Oleic acid: 14-20 %C18:2 Linoleic acid: 34-45 %C18:3 Gamma-Linolenic acid: 16-25%
Partially good shelf life
The special borage oil is a yellow to green oil that is gained from the seeds of the medicinal herb borrage.
Borage oil has a very high content (up to 25%) of the rare gamma-linolenic acid.
Borage oil improves skin oxygenation, regulates skin hydration and makes the skin more robust. Borage oil is also popular in hair and nail treatment.
Borage oil is also used as a supplement due to its high content of gamma-linolenic acid.
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