What is Black Raspberry Seed Oil?
Unrefined black raspberry seed oil should not be confused with red raspberry oil. The oil from the black raspberry is extracted by cold pressing to ensure that the nutrients of the seed are obtained. Unrefined black raspberry seed oil helps with some skin concerns and also contains antioxidants which can help eliminate free radicals with its Alpha-tocopherol and gamma-tocopherol.
This oil is rich in polyunsaturated omega-3 fatty acids and is low in saturated fats. It contains up to 85% of essential fatty acids, making it a great moisturizer.
Benefits of unrefined Black Raspberry Seed Oil:
Improve Skin Health
Pure black raspberry seed oil is very light and can be absorbed into the skin quickly without feeling greasy. Because of its antioxidant properties, it may help with problematic skin conditions. The oil can also help with generating new skin cells and maintaining skin elasticity. New skin cell growth helps skin maintain a youthful appearance. Over time, it can help with reducing dark spots.
This oil can help in nourishing the hair too. The oil gives it a silky feel and shiny sheen to hair, promotes hair growth and helps mend split ends. Regular usage can help make your hair strong to help reduce hair loss and keep hair healthy. Pure black raspberry seed oil consists of folic acid which is crucial for the health of your hair.
Protects From Sun Damage
Pure black raspberry seed oil could help with reducing the effects of sun damage. It contains ellagic acid which can be useful in helping skin damaged by the sun. However if you have sensitive skin, consult with your doctor before applying on the skin.
Pure black raspberry seed oil can also act as a moisturizer. You can use it by mixing it in a cream or applying topically all on its own. Virgin black raspberry seed oil may lock the moisture in the skin and keep your skin healthy, glowing, and soft.