Introducing Craftiviti’s 100% Pure Cucumber Seed Oil which are ideal as a home remedy for skincare and soap making.
Cucumber is one of the coolest fruit in nature and is used in various skincare applications for its calming, nutritive and soothing properties.
This light, highly moisturizing oil can be used in a wide range of applications including soap making, masks, facials, body and massage oils, creams, lotions and serum.
FACTS ON OUR CUCUMBER SEED OIL
- Country of Origin: India
- Botanical Name: Cucumis Sativus
- Parts Used: Seed
- Form: Liquid (Non- greasy)
- Colour: Colourless
- Scent: Odourless
- Refinement Status: Refined
- Extraction Method: Cold pressed
- Cautions: Craft purposes only, do not consume
Traditional Benefits of Cucumber Seed Oil are:
- Reduces dark circles around the eyes
- Prevents blackheads and whiteheads
- Reduces pimples without leaving the skin dry
- Soothes sensitive,eczema,dermatitis and sun burnt skin
- Keeps hair strands strong and healthy
This oil is rich in:
- Omega 6
- Fatty Acids
What is Carrier Oil?
Carrier oil is any oil used to dilute essential oil before being applied onto the skin. It is a vegetable oil derived from the fatty portion of a plant, that are usually from the seeds, kernels or nuts.
Application & Recipes
Apply to melt & pour soap base, liquid soap base or skincare recipes. Can be applied directly to skin with the choice of essential oils. Dilute 1-2% of essential oil to 30ml carrier oil. Do a patch test on your skin prior to use.
Apply a 2% cucumber seed oil/carrier oil blend to inflamed areas for relief. You can use a half and half mixture of cucumber seed oil and sweet almond oil or this purpose, too.
Clears out acne
Add 2 to 3 drops of ylang ylang essential oil to 1 teaspoon of cucumber seed oil and use it to get rid of acne. Their natural antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and sebum-controlling therapeutic properties will quickly heal the acne and help prevent future breakouts.
More craft, candle and soap making materials are available online and at our craft shop at Craftiviti Sdn. Bhd. (Petaling Jaya, Malaysia).