Safflower seed oil, derived from the seeds of the safflower plant (carthamus tinctorius), is a natural oil known for its high linoleic acid content. Safflower seed oil is used in a variety of skincare products like moisturizers, serums, cleansers and facial oils. It's a popular ingredient in formulas created for dry or sensitive skin because of its hydrating and soothing properties and ability to promote overall skin health.


Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil


Safflower seed oil is derived from the seeds of the safflower plant (carthamus tinctorius), which is native to regions in Asia and the Middle East but is now cultivated worldwide.


Safflower seed oil is a lightweight and non-comedogenic oil that's generally well-tolerated on most skin.


Hydrates Skin  

Its hydrating properties make it excellent for moisturizing dry skin without causing greasiness, keeping the skin soft and hydrated.

Improves Complexion and Skin Texture  

Safflower oil, rich in linoleic acid, helps to improve skin texture and tone, promoting a smoother, more even complexion.

Reduces Acne and Blemishes  

The linoleic acid in safflower oil can help to clear pores and reduce the occurrence of acne and blemishes by regulating sebum production.

Soothes Eczema, Psoriasis, etc.  

Its anti-inflammatory properties can soothe and reduce redness in conditions like eczema and psoriasis.