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Linum Usitatissimum Seed Oil

Also-called-like-this: Linseed Oil, Flaxseed Oil
What-it-does: emollient


The oil coming from the plant Linum Usitatissimum or commonly called Flax. If you are into healthy eating, you probably know flaxseeds as a rich source of hard-to-eat-enough omega-3 fatty acids, or if you are into fashion, you probably have some light summer cloth made from linen.

As for skincare, flaxseed oil is one of the few natural plant oils that is a rich source (35-65%) of moisturizing and probably anti-inflammatory  ω-3 fatty acid, aka linolenic acid. It also contains skin-nourishing oleic acid (11-35%) and barrier repairing linoleic acid (11-24%). 

According to manufacturer claims, it is used as an emollient, anti-inflammatory and healing agent and it is well-known to create smooth and soft skin. 

Products with Linum Usitatissimum Seed Oil

Apaisac Biorga Soothing Anti-Redness Cream Skin Actives Every Lipid Serum Skin Actives Every Lipid Serum - Vegan Esse Repair Oil Noxzema Face Cleanser bejbiskin After Acid Serum Andalou Naturals Purple Carrot + C Luminous Night Cream Antipodes Grapeseed Butter Cleanser Elemis Superfood Facial Oil Andalou Resveratrol Q10 Night Repair Cream Erborian Dongbaek Camellia Essence Paula's Choice Resist Omega+ Complex Serum Aunt Jackie's Don'T Shrink Flaxseed Elongating Curling Gel Yuripibu Cucu Black Truffle Serum 111SKIN Celestial Black Diamond Retinol Oil Elemis Superfood Blackcurrant Jelly Exfoliator HBL Treatment Oil Juice Beauty Antioxidant Serum Nügg Aqua Boost Mousturizing Face Mask Sunday Riley U.F.O. Ultra-Clarifying Face Oil This Works Stress Check Face Oil Evolve Organic Beauty African Orange Body Lotion Ren Bio Retinoid™ Anti-Wrinkle Concentrate Oil Epionce Medical Barrier Cream Natura Siberica Oblepikha Styling Foam Omorovicza Miracle Facial Oil Paula's Choice Omega+ Complex Moisturizer Abib Facial Soap Ivory Brick Aloesove Żel Face Wash Gel Coola Face Spf 30 Mineral Sunscreen Cucumber Matte Finish Mira-skin Hyaluronic Serum Overtone Rose Gold Deep Treatment själ Saphir Concentrate Anti-Aging Face Oil D'Alchemy Age-Delay Eye Concentrate Neogen Gold Black Caviar Essence & Gold Tox Tightening Pack Kit Skin Actives Skin Brightening Cream Youth To The People Superberry Hydrate And Glow Oil Coola Mineral Face Spf 30 Matte Tint Moisturizer Hawaiian Aloe Vera Moisturizing Skin Cream LANCER Omega Hydrating Oil Votary Super Seed Facial Oil BioAge Hyaluronic Acid Coola Moisturizing Face Spf 30 Organic Sunscreen Lotion Epionce Renewal Facial Cream Juice Beauty Stem Cellular Anti-Wrinkle Eye Treatment Neogen Code9 Lemon Green Caviar Essence & Tox Tightening Pack Kit Votary Cleansing Oil – Super Seed High Beauty High Expectations Cannabis Facial Seed Oil Juice Beauty Green Apple Brightening Emulsion Missha Misa Cho Gong Jin First Oil