Linoleic acids (Omega-6) have anti-inflammatory properties, promote moisture retention in the skin, help soothe and prevent acne, facilitate wound healing and help to sustain skin softness and elasticity to help reduce the effects of ageing.
Gamma-Linolenic acids (Omega-6) have anti-inflammatory properties and nourish the skin with fatty aids. They help to promote strong, healthy skin, sustain skin softness and elasticity, and maintain the health and function of skin cells.
Oleic acids (Omega-9) help to maintain the softness and suppleness of skin and feature anti-oxidant properties.
Stearic acid is known to soften skin and feature cleansing properties that help eliminate dirt, sweat and excess sebum from the skin.
As well as acting as an effective anti-inflammatory and antioxidant, and cleansing the skin, the key components of Figtree Evening Primrose oil also help to improve the consistency and potency of skincare products.