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Oenothera Biennis Oil

Rating: very good very good
INCI name
Alternative names
Nachtkerzenöl, Evening Primrose Oil, Nachtkerze, Nachtkerzensamenöl, Oenotherae Oleum, Oenotherae Seminis Oleum, Oleum Oenotherae Biennis, Rhapantikaöl, Oenothera Biennis Seed Oil , Oenothera Biennis, Oentotherae Biennis, Evening Primerose Oil, Oenothera Biennis (Evening Primrose) Oil, Oleum Oenothera Biennis, Oenothera Biennis Seed Oil, Evening Primrose (Oenothera Biennis) Oil
Oenothera Biennis Oil is the fixed oil derived from the seeds of the evening primrose, Oenothera biennis, Onagraceae. It consists primarily of the glycerides of the fatty acids
INCI function
The INCI function describes solely the purpose of a cosmetic ingredient. It does not reveal its actual effects and skin compatibility. You'll find these and other characteristics below.
  • Rating: good Softens and smooths the skin
  • Rating: good recommendable substance
  • Rating: very good Binds moisture
  • Rating: very good Promotes healing
  • Rating: very good Nährstoff

Studies, literature and statements on Oenothera Biennis Oil

  • Kursbuch Kosmetik, page 167

    Willowherb improves the elasticity of the skin and reduces water loss, because it makes the protective barrier stronger, is used as a rule as an oil, is good for the therapy of neurodermitis.

  • Springer Lexikon Kosmetik, page 384

    Main components: linoleic acid, oleic acid, linolenic acid. Promotes healing. Recommendable.

  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hautgesundheit (DGfH)

    Fast alle Haut- und Alterungsprobleme sind auf ernährungsspezifischen Mangelerscheinungen der Haut zurückzuführen. Darum haben Nährstofflieferanten wie Vitamine, Spurenelemente, Aminosäuren, sekundäre Pflanzenstoffe und hochwertige essentielle Fettsäuren in kosmetischen Produkten eine hohe Bedeutung für eine gesunde Haut.

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