There is little doubt that by now you have heard the many charms of the fruit that has become the new "it-girl" of the produce section. With its exotic looks, intense flavor, and bounty of beneficial antioxidants, it's no wonder that the pomegranate has received so much attention. The daily consumption of pomegranate juice has been said to ward off everything from cancer to heart disease. While drinking pomegranate juice is undeniably healthful, the extent of its nutritional powers are of course, up for debate. The juice's wealth of antioxidants are believed to be responsible for it's nutritional benefits.
These components also make Pomegranate Seed Oil a healthful choice for cosmetic formulations. The antioxidant value has been proven to be beneficial when used topically. Some studies have even reported Pomegranate Seed Oil to have destroyed cancer cells. The oil is golden, rich in fatty acids, and extremely skin nourishing. It is especially helpful in mature skin and anti-aging formulations due to its ability to moisturize and improve skin elasticity. Pomegranate Seed Oil is also a popular ingredient in high end baby care items. The high antioxidant value gives it a natural anti-inflammatory effect, making it an ideal choice for sensitive skin as well.