Chia Seed (Spanish Sage) CO2-to extract (organic)
INCI:Salvia hispanica - Samen
Dosage: 1 - 10%
By supercritical fluid extraction with natural carbon dioxide, no solvent residues, no inorganic salts, no heavy metals, no reproducible microorganisms. The extract is stabilized with 290 ppm carnosol and carnosic acid from organic FLAVEX Rosemary Antioxidant (organic). Chia Seed is a fatty oil with a high content of polyunsaturated fatty acids including linoleic acid (C18:2) and alpha-linolenic acid (C18:3). Externally in cosmetics for skin and hair care products because of the high concentration of alpha linolenic acid which helps to maintain moisture in the skin and hair and prevent drying and scaling. Classic anti-aging product and an important dermatitis formulation ingredient. Internally as food supplement. The high content of essential alpha-linolenic acid provides a vegetarian source for the body`s own EPA and DHA synthesis.
For supplements - contains Antioxidant: Rosemary extract