Specialising in gentle hydration, nourishment and revitalising skin for a healthy glow, sacha inchi is rich in omega essential fatty acids 3, 6, and 9 which serves to protect the structural integrity, texture and barrier function of the skin.1-4 When applied topically, Sacha Inchi oil nourishes the skin to help support cell membrane integrity, encourage cell regeneration, and increase skin elasticity.5, 6 Reinforcing the skin’s lipid balance also helps to prevent transepidermal water loss, increasing skin moisture levels.7
Where we source from
Sourced from Aunty Noy, our partner from the Kalasin province who developed a zero-chemical, zero-waste farming method to keep everything circulated within her farm. Read more about Aunty Noy's farm here.
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