Naturally soothing and softening for the skin. May help revitalise and restore tired looking skin. High levels of the fatty acid called gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) COSMOS Organic Borage Oil is a nurturing oil that is particularly good for skin that is sensitve, mature, damaged or suffering from hormonally induced problems such as acne. Also known as starflower, is derived from the seeds of the borage plant. Borage has the highest content of gamma linolenic acid (GLA) of any vegetable seed oil. Historically, it has been used in medicine to help calm various skin conditions such as eczema and dermatitis. Today in the world of skincare it is still very much renowned for its natural soothing and calming properities which make it incredibly useful for easing the symptoms of various skin conditions and irritations as well as potentially helping promote younger looking skin. It can also be used in shampoos as an active ingredient that may help reduce dandruff. High in Vitamin C, saponins, tannins and minerals.