Pumpkin Seed Oil

Let's stop humiliating pumpkins by carving dorky faces into it them, and making them into unhealthy, sugar-laden lattes... these massive gourds are superfoods and need a little respect! Unlock the beauty secrets of Pumpkin Seed Oil, extracted from the seeds of the pumpkin plant (Cucurbita pepo), an oil that's beneficial for all skin types, but especially acne-prone skin. 

  1. Omega Powerhouse: Pumpkin Seed Oil is a true omega powerhouse, packed with essential fatty acids such as linoleic acid (omega-6) and oleic acid (omega-9)[^1]. These fatty acids work harmoniously to nourish and hydrate the skin, promoting a smooth and supple complexion.

  2. Antioxidant Boost: With its rich antioxidant profile, Pumpkin Seed Oil helps defend the skin against environmental stressors and premature aging. The abundance of vitamin E, carotenoids, and tocopherols in Pumpkin Seed Oil provides potent protection, leaving your skin looking youthful and radiant[^2].

  3. Take your multivitamin: Pumpkin Seed Oil is a natural source of nourishing nutrients like zinc, magnesium, and vitamins A and C[^3]. These nutrients work together to support skin renewal, aiding in the regeneration of cells and revealing a revitalized and rejuvenated complexion.

Pumpkin Seed Oil defends the skin from environmental stressors with its rich antioxidant profile, shielding against damage caused by free radicals and promoting a resilient complexion. With its omega-rich formula, antioxidant prowess, and revitalizing nutrients, Pumpkin Seed Oil is the key to unlocking radiant and nourished skin like never before.

Sources: [^1] Adelakun, O. E., et al. (2017). Fatty acids composition of pumpkin seeds (Cucurbita pepo Linn). Journal of Food Processing and Preservation, 41(6), e13126. [^2] Turkiewicz, I. P., et al. (2020). Chemical composition and antioxidant properties of pumpkin seed oils prepared by different extraction methods. Food Chemistry, 329, 127208. [^3] Leelarungrayub, J., et al. (2013). Reduction of oxidative stress and inflammation during endurance exercise by polyphenolic-rich pitaya fruit extract. The Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness, 53(3), 322-328.