INGREDIENT GLOSSARY • Emollient

Borago Officinalis (Borage) Seed Oil

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Borago Officinalis (Borage) Seed Oil

Plant oil rich in gamma-linolenic and linoleic acids, two types of omega-6 fatty acids.

Type of Ingredient

Emollient

Why we use it

The oil pressed from the borage seed is uniquely rich in omega-6 fatty acids, in the form of gamma-linolenic acid and linoleic acid. Both fatty acids are necessary for skin health, and help round out the fatty acid profile found in Fortify.

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