Rich in Oleic and Linoleic acid.
High vitamin E repairs cell membranes.
Hydrating and perfect for sensitive skin.
Return to Visage Oil
Detailed benefits of Watermelon oil below:
Concentration: up to 68%
A Polyunsaturated fatty acid (better known as Omega 6 or vitamin F). Our bodies can produce Linoleic acid, so we must get it primarily through food consumption. With its light texture and primarily concentrating on the Epidermis, it works to the skin’s Lipid barrier. This helps to lock in moisture while balancing Sebum levels. Linoleic acid is known to be good for most skin types, but its primary benefit is for oily skin due to its ability to balance Sebum levels usually caused by too high a concentration of Oleic acid.
A trace metal found in the skin that is essential and loved for its skin benefits. It counts towards being an Antioxidant with anti-inflammatory properties making this trace element a perfect contributor to your skincare regime! Luckily for you it has another benefit, it naturally reacts with the skin to increase collagen synthesis essentially helping the skin naturally improve its own plumpness and elasticity.
Vitamin A (Retinol):
A skin essential vitamin that’s known name is Retinol, usually chemically produced in pure powder forms for maximum concentration to fight bad cases of Acne. It improves the skins production of new skin cells while improving collagen synthesis and helping reduce fine lines and wrinkles.
Vitamin B5 (Thiamine),
re are 8 separate types of B vitamins, but Watermelon oil contains the one below.
- B5 works as a Humectant, preserving moisture within the skin thus boosting its elasticity.
- Also known as Ascorbic acid, an essential vitamin for the body that we can’t produce so have to absorb from our food primarily fruit. It is a powerful Antioxidant so helps protect the skin from Free Radicals such as pollution, smoking etc. Its most popular benefit is the bodies need of vitamin C to produce Collagen within the body which makes up 80% of the skins tissue. Low levels of Collagen lead to increased levels of wrinkles with increased risk of bruising and reduced elasticity.
A common vitamin found in many oils but in varying concentrations. It is primarily an Antioxidant that improves blood circulation while reducing the signs of ageing. It works well at cellular regeneration improving the cellular membranes of skin cells. An essential vitamin for healing scarred and blemished skin.