Natural skin care specialists are reaching for pumpkin seed oil (also called pepitas). A little bit goes a long way because it has such dense nutrition. It is extremely high in Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids, zinc, and other trace minerals and vitamins. By the same token packed, pumpkin seed oil is high in phenolic compounds, tocopherols, and sterols.
When we look into the effects from the main properties of this oil, I swear the skin starts to crave it.
The 𝗙𝗮𝘁𝘁𝘆 𝗔𝗰𝗶𝗱𝘀 content serve as the essential building blocks of skin’s surface layers and hydrate the cells. They help create a smoother, more even, and healthy aged complexion.
𝗭𝗶𝗻𝗰 is a potent antioxidant and has calming ability with its anti-inflammatory properties. It is most noteworthy though for helping with homeostasis of the acid mantle for the skin. This means that pumpkin seed oil is creates a perfect biome for the skin.
𝗠𝗮𝗴𝗻𝗲𝘀𝗶𝘂𝗺 is an essential for the enzymes that support DNA repair and replication. The skin loves healing magnesium that is in this oil.
𝗣𝗵𝗲𝗻𝗼𝗹𝗶𝗰 𝗖𝗼𝗺𝗽𝗼𝘂𝗻𝗱𝘀 are becoming a topic in skin care as they are effective for skin cell renewal, as well as they stimulate elastin and collagen production. They inhibit excessive melanin synthesis as well as inhibit inflammation and neutralizes free radicals. Flavonoids comprise the largest and most diverse group of phenolic compounds in plants. Phenols and tocopherols make up approximately 60% of the pumpkin seed oils properties.
𝗧𝗼𝗰𝗼𝗽𝗵𝗲𝗿𝗼𝗹𝘀 mainly have Vitamin E activity. They protect the cells membranes from light induced damage and reduce photodamage, acute and chronic. Natural forms of tocopherols also reduce skin roughness, and noteworthy they are free radical scavengers & emollients too.
𝗦𝘁𝗲𝗿𝗼𝗹𝘀 work to keep the structural integrity of the cell membrane which helps to reduce any existing and future inflammation in the skin. Along with improving the metabolism process within the skin, and aiding in moisture retention. Sterols can be applied topically and pumpkin seed oil is where I like to find them.
We use pumpkin seed oil in our line.
Our entire line is made to works through potent plant properties have been used as ancient natural remedies. Plants work with our skin, and I believe give the cells proper nutrition and atmosphere to flourish. Pumpkin seed oil can be found in our Ageless Serum which is exactly what it’s name says. It is an anti-aging serum that diminishes age spots, fine lines and bad texture. It naturally boosts the collagen levels in the skin and brightens too. When looking for natural skin care, I highly recommend incorporating my line in to your routine. I am a master esthetician that specializes in plant based skin care.