Borage Oil is a natural substance that provides high levels of GLA (gamma-linolenic acid), an Omega-6 fatty acid that is a strong anti-inflammatory. It is non-greasy, highly moisturizing and absorbs rapidly. It is a translucent, pale yellow color with a mild aroma.
Borage Oil is highly emollient and hydrates, nourishes and protects the skin. It claims to prevent dryness, premature aging and helps make the skin suppler. It has been used to prevent wrinkles, counteract stretch marks, treat eczema and to strengthen nails.
Borage Oil can be used in a variety of products such as: face creams, baby care lotions, soaps, balms ointments and shampoos.