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Meadowfoam Seed Oil
Limnanthes Alba Seed Oil

Moisturizer, Emollient
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1% saturated fat
2% oleic acid (an omega-9 fatty acid)
9% erucic acid (an omega-9 fatty acid)
60% ecosenoic acid
<4% linoleic acid (an omega-6 essential fatty acid)
<4% delta linolenic acid (an omega-3 essential fatty acid)
<1% alpha linolenic acid (an omega-3 essential fatty acid)

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The emollient plant oil coming from the seeds of the white flowering plant called meadowfoam. Meadowfoam Oil has a unique fatty acid composition with 95% of it being long chain fatty acids (eicosenoic acid C20:1 - 61%, docosenoic acid C22:1 - 16% and docosadienoic acid C22:2 - 18%) that make the oil extraordinarily stable. It also contains antioxidant components such as vitamin E as well as phytosterols.
Apart from Meadowfoam Oil's crazy stability, the oil is described as non-greasy, rapidly absorbed and having a similar skin feel to more often used jojoba oil. The oil is ideal for products where a soft, smooth, silky feel is required whether it be on skin or hair.

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