Sacha inchi oil
- Sacha Inchi oil, cold-pressed and organic from the Peruvian rainforests
- Rich in valuable antioxidants for healthy skin
- Moisturizing, regenerating and nourishing for skin and hair
Our Sacha Inchi oil, obtained from the seeds of the Sacha Inchi plant, is a true treasure from the Peruvian rainforests. The cold-pressed oil is characterized by a golden color and a mild nutty taste. It is rich in valuable omega fatty acids as well as vitamin E, antioxidants and amino acids.
Use of Sacha Inchi oil in cosmetics
Sacha Inchi Oil supports the regeneration of skin cells and helps reduce fine lines and wrinkles. Sacha Inchi Oil is rich in essential fatty acids such as Omega-3, Omega-6 and Omega-9, which moisturize the skin and strengthen its natural barrier function. This keeps the skin hydrated, supple and protected from moisture loss. The oil has a calming effect on irritated skin and gives it a radiant complexion. Thanks to its light texture, Sacha Inchi oil is quickly absorbed and leaves no greasy residue.
But not only the skin, the hair will also benefit from Sacha Inchi oil. It penetrates deep into the hair structure, provides intensive moisture and strengthens the hair from the inside out. The result is healthy, shiny and strong hair.
Background knowledge about Sacha Inchi oil
The name "Sacha Inchi" comes from the Quechua language of the indigenous peoples of South America. "Sacha" means "wild" or "woody" while "Inchi" refers to the seeds. The name symbolizes the natural origin of the oil and the importance of the valuable seeds.
Oleic acid: 8-14%
Linoleic acid: 28-45%
Alpha-linolenic acid: 40-58%
INCI name: Plukenetia Volubilis Seed Oil
Botanical name: Plukenetia Volubilis L.
Saponification number: 187-200
Concentration of unsaponifiables: max. 0.4%