Nordic blackcurrant seed oil’s unique content of essential fatty acids and antioxidants meet the skin’s nutritional needs, and therefore provides relief from
skin discomforts. This is why we use this oil in our products aimed especially for everyone with dry and sensitive skin.
Research has found that Nordic blackcurrant seed oil contains essential fatty acids and is one of the richest nutritional sources of high content of gammalinoleic acid (GLA). The oil is also rich in stearidonic acid (SDA), an important fatty acid for skin, along with oleic acid (Omega-9), natural forms of vitamin E, phytosterols and beta-carotene.
- Enjoy smoother and more beautiful skin
- Experience increased quality of life with a vital skinbarrier
- Skin hydration and elasticity improves
Q for Skin® is not a medical treatment. Our product range is intended to nourish the body inside and out.
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Tahvonen R, Linnamma P. (2010). Blackcurrant seed oil prevents small children from contracting atopic symptoms. Terveyspalvelut, (July-September), pp. 59-61.