Naissance Prickly Pear Oil is Cold Pressed to maintain as much of the natural nutrients of this wonderful seed as possible. Grown according to organic standards and certified organic by the Soil Association our Prickly Pear Oil is a wonderful treat for your face, neck and body. A true example of the wonder of nature, Prickly Pear Oil has been known to improve the appearance of your skin, making it look smoother, younger and more vibrant.
Known by many names, Barbary Fig Seed and Cactus Pear to name but a few, the oil also contains naturally occurring campesterol, which has been shown to have anti-inflammatory effects Stigmasterol, Beta-Sitosterol which is being used and tested for a number of beneficial uses, alpha, beta & gamma tocopherols (Vitamin E) (54mg per 100g), provitamin A (47mg per 100g).
Vegan Society Certified: The Vegan Society are one of the most widely recognised vegan organisation in Europe. They register vegan products throughout the UK, ensuring they meet their strict vegan standards. Registered vegan products do not contain animal ingredients, and the ingredients have never been tested on animals. The processing aids used in the manufacturing process are also vegan. The sunflower is depicted next to all our vegan friendly products, which makes them easy to spot and proves that these products are registered with the vegan society. You can see the sunflower logo depicted on various vegan products throughout the UK and Europe, including most of the products you see on our website.
The cactus has been used for many things throughout the centuries, and the plant is revered in many drought prone areas because of its ability to flourish with such a small water supply The cactus is extremely useful for humans and has been used medicinally for a number of ailments, as animal feed, as an ingredient in food and drink and as a way to maintain nutrients in the soil and help prevent desertification.
Safety Precautions: Always perform a skin test before using any new oil.
We describe and promote our products in good faith. The information provided about the beneficial properties of all of our products are derived from the use and characteristics commonly attributed to it. The views expressed in the descriptions are not based on facts and benefits of our products may vary from person to person. It is always advisable to seek the opinion of a professional in the field. This is a natural product and the colour of the oil can vary from batch to batch. The display picture of this product may differ from the product received. The container size will change dependent on what size product that is ordered.
As our products are natural, the colour and odour may vary from batch to batch. We are continually improving our products and so on occasion the product you receive may differ slightly in appearance from images displayed on our website.
|Brand and Ranges||Naissance Brand|
|Certification||Soil Association Certified Organic, Vegan Society Certified|
|Extraction Method||Cold Pressed|
|Use and Benefits||Aromatherapy|