Jojoba Oil (Simmondsia chinensis seed oil)
Jojoba Oil - Origin: Argentina
Comedogenic rating: 2/5
Fatty acid composition: Eicosanic - 40-80%, Oleic - 5-25%, Erucic - 10-25%, Linoleic < 5%, Palmitic - < 4%
Jojoba oil is actually a liquid plant wax from the seeds. Rich and nourishing, it not only acts as a humectant, but actually creates a protective film over the skin and hair that keeps moisture in. It absorbs quickly and mimics skin’s natural sebum, and is very effective for dry, and damaged skin.