Wheatgerm Oil (Triticum vilgare)
Wheatgerm Oil - Origin: USA
Comedogenic rating: 5/5
Fatty acid composition: Linoleic - 30-57%, Oleic - 12-39%, Palmitic - 11-16%, Linolenic -2-10%
Wheatgerm oil is a thick, amber coloured oil with a distinct, earthy aroma. It is naturally rich in vitamin E, which helps reduce skin damage, fight free radicals, support healthy collagen formation and maintain even skin tone. Wheatgerm oil also contains vitamin A, vitamin D, B vitamins, antioxidants and fatty acids, which not only moisturize and heal dry or cracked skin, but also help prevent scarring.