The majority of camellia seed oil is produced in China. Camellia Sinensis is a tea plant, which is why it is also called tea seed oil. Since there is currently no quality control for this oil by the EU, it is advisable to look for appropriate certifications on products that have this oil listed as an ingredient. Camellia seed oil has a strong film-forming property that smoothes the skin and has an intensive care effect. It absorbs very well into the skin and reduces irritation there. It is very mild and is ideal for dry and irritated skin.
Common Uses: Camellia oil protects the skin against the abuse of external environmental elements, reduces the appearance of mature skin, and gives a nourished look to your complexion. It is easily absorbed by the skin, leaving it silky smooth without the greasy feeling, making it one of the best kept secrets in the cosmetic and hair care industry. For centuries its been used as a traditional hair conditioner and is also known to strengthen nails.
Botanical Name: Camellia oleifera
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Refined
Obtained From: Seeds
Storage: It is recommended that cold-pressed carrier oils be kept in a cool, dark place to maintain freshness.