Due to the occasional unexpected sourcing issue, changes in the market price of raw materials, and in the interest of remaining consistent in terms of quality each time we source, this product may be subject to price fluctuations.
Papaya Seed oil is available in 2oz or 4oz bottles. To keep our pricing low and to pass along a 15% savings on our 4oz bottles, we use the same label for both bottles. Regardless of the bottle size you choose the label indicates 2oz.
Botanical name: Carica papaya
Extraction method: Cold pressed, Virgin, Unrefined
Papaya seed oil is a luscious and decadent oil that glides on your skin, infusing a barrage of nutrients. It has an orange color and is seductive by nature. It works exceptionally well as a massage oil.
The oil is rich in the omega 9 essential fatty acid. Papaya seed oil is an exceptionally stable oil, with a shelf life of 2-3 years. Historically, Indian healers have made pastes from crushed papaya seeds to treat rashes and other skin problems.
Cold pressed Papaya seed oil has an occlusive quality, meaning it has a nourishing, moisturizing and water-retaining effect by stopping transepidermal water loss. Regular use makes the skin soft and supple.
It is known to act in the following capacities: Antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antioxidant, cardiotonic, carminative, decongestant, diaphoretic, digestive ,diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, tonic, and vermifuge. Cold pressed Papaya seed oil has high quantities of Oleic acid, up to 74%, and is anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and helps to treat fungal infections.
Papaya seed oil is an exotic addition to cosmetic applications, personal care formulations, soaps, skin, and hair care.
The above statements have not been evaluated by the FDA
This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.
Safety precautions: Extremely potent use with care. Consult a professional reference for correct dilution ratios prior to application.
Avoid in pregnancy and lactation. Keep away from eye area. Keep out of reach of children.