Borage Carrier Oil (China)
Botanical Name: Borago officinalis
Description: Borage Oil is a Carrier Oil that contains no solvents, chemicals, or preservatives. It contains an extremely rich source of essential fatty acids. It is the richest source of gamma linolenic acid (GLA) - up to 25%.
- Gamma-Linolenic Acid C18:3 (Omega-6): >20%
- Linoleic Acid C18:2 (Omega-6): 35.0-42.0%
- Erucic Acid C22:1 (Omega-9): 1.0-4.0%
- Oleic Acid C18:1 (Omega-9): 15.0-20.0%
- Iconsenoic Acid C20:1 (Omega-9): 3.0-5.0%
Extraction Process: Cold Pressed and Refined
Aromatic Profile: Borage Oil is filtered and deodorized to eliminate impurities and reduce scent.
Absorption: Borage Oil leaves an oily feeling on the skin.
Carrier Oil Uses: Consider using Borage Carrier Oil (China) to fortify other carrier oils using approximately 10% or less.
Shelf Life: Borage Oil has a two year shelf life with proper storage. Protect Carrier Oils from light, heat and humidity. Refrigeration after opening is recommended and will extend shelf life.
Orders will be processed and shipped within 1-3 business days of receipt. Delivery time may vary depending on destination of the order. Because we use ground service for our deliveries, orders shipped to the west coast may take several days.