Botanical Name - Passiflora edulis
Caution - Avoid in pregnancy. Use in moderation.
Extraction Method - Cold pressed
Aroma - Lightly fruity and sweet
Country of Origin - Peru
Uses - Rich in fatty acids, vitamins and minerals. An exceptionally light oil that's useful for soothing skin irritations and treating dry, itchy or sun-exposed skin. Its antibacterial properties also make it excellent for mature or oily skin. Promotes hair growth and softens dry, damaged hair. Beneficial for everyday muscular aches when used in a massage blend. Passionfruit Seed oil has a sedative action so it may help treat insomnia.
*Also known as Maracuja Oil.
Organic Certificate - This oil is certified organic by the Soil Association, which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Associationís standards exceed the UK government's minimum requirements for organic products in many areas, but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.