Botanical Name - Pistacia vera
Caution - Avoid in cases of known allergy
Extraction Method - Cold pressed
Aroma - Nutty, rich
Country of Origin - Italy
Uses - Promotes healing and blood circulation, therefore helps to control acne, as well as to treat scars. The vitamin E content works to reduce inflammation, and helps minimise oil production, freeing up pores and preventing oil buildup. This helps to prevent acne.
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.