Contrary to its name, Prickly Pear Oil does not hail from a pear tree but rather from the pads of a cactus plant known as Opuntia ficus. This stunning cactus thrives in the arid deserts of Mexico and the Caribbean Islands. As the world recognized the pink, sweet fruits of this cactus as a superfood, the plant gained popularity globally, ultimately revealing its hidden secret as a potent beauty ingredient.
Meticulous Extraction Process
The exceptional rarity of Prickly Pear Oil can be attributed to the meticulous extraction process involved. At Oil Divine, we source cold-pressed, certified organic Opuntia ficus seeds and produce the oil at our lovely small farm in Pennsylvania, USA. This ensures the preservation of the oil's integrity and potency, making it one of the most expensive and sought-after oils on the planet.
Prickly Pear Seed Oil boasts a powerhouse of essential nutrients, including antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, and essential fatty acids. These elements work synergistically to provide numerous benefits for the skin and hair, making it an ideal choice for various beauty applications. Among its impressive nutritional profile, Prickly Pear Oil is particularly rich in linoleic acid, omega 6 & 9, zinc, vitamin K, and betalains. Notably, it contains one of the highest concentrations of vitamin E found in any plant source, surpassing even the renowned Argan oil with approximately 150% more vitamin E.
The Beauty and Benefits of Prickly Pear Oil
Soothing to the Skin: Prickly Pear Oil possesses anti-inflammatory properties that can soothe and calm irritated or sensitive skin. It helps reduce redness and promotes a healthy complexion, making it suitable for individuals with various skin types, including sensitive skin.
Intense Hydration: Thanks to its high content of essential fatty acids and vitamins, Prickly Pear Oil effectively hydrates the skin, restoring moisture and leaving it feeling soft and supple.
Combat Fine Lines: The potent antioxidants present in Prickly Pear Oil work to combat free radicals, which contribute to premature aging. Regular use of this oil can help diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, promoting a more youthful complexion.
Improve Skin Tone: Prickly Pear Oil contains natural skin-brightening properties, making it an excellent choice for enhancing the skin's overall tone and radiance.
Stimulate Collagen Production: Collagen is crucial for maintaining skin's elasticity and firmness. Prickly Pear Oil aids in stimulating collagen production, contributing to a more resilient and youthful complexion.
At Oil Divine, we incorporate the rare power of Prickly Pear Oil into many of our skin, body, and hair products. From nourishing serums and luxurious body oil moisturizers to revitalizing hair treatments, our carefully crafted formulations harness the full potential of this extraordinary desert plant.
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