All About Barbary Fig Seed Oil
Posted: May 08 2012
Studies continue to emerge that suggest certain plants high in antioxidants, vitamins, minerals and polyphenols may be protective against oxidative damage. The Barbary Fig (Opuntia Ficus Indica) a member of the Cactacae family, has been used widely in Mexico, Latin America, South America and the Mediterranean region for its nutritional properties and in traditional medicine for its hypoglycemic actions. Recent studies show that barbary fig seed oil is extremely effective in lowering the oxidation damage to cellular structure in stressed tissue. The components for the cell repair is attributed to the rich antioxidant capacity of the seed oil. Thanks to its exceptional high content of Omega 3, Vitamin E and plant derived betalains, barbary fig seed oil acts as a super antioxidant amongst antioxidants and a potent fighter of free radicals. In fact, barbary fig seed oil is richer in essential fatty acids and tocopherols than argan oil. This rare and precious oil also acts as an anti-inflammatory and helps to calm irritated skin providing immediate relief to soothe and normalize.
The improvement of skin tone, cellular repair and nutritive benefits to the skin make barbary fig seed oil one of the most naturally effective and latest treatments in the anti-aging revolution.
> Protects the skin against environmental damage
> Tightens and tones skin to prevent premature aging
> Moisturizes and revitalizes skin for a beautiful and healthy complexion
> Reduces under eye puffiness and minimizes dark circles
> Repairs cellular tissue and promotes new healthy cell formation
A true gift from nature and a rock star in its pure, whole plant effectiveness, barbary fig seed oil is ready to take its turn to shine in the spotlight!