Zinc Oxide acts as a mechanical sunscreen. We cannot give you a SPF rating on this product. Increase your sun exposure gradually building a base tan without burning your skin. Sun exposure is great for vitamin D however burning your skin is never a good thing.
Carrot Seed Oil high in antioxidants, great anti-aging ingredient, it can help firm and tone your look. These components can help protect your skin from environmental stressors. Helps to rejuvenate the look and feel of your skin. Scientists think this has something to do with the “carotol,” a primary component found in carrot seed oil. The oil also has moisturizing vitamin E and protective vitamin C, which work together to help bring new life to skin. Helps with sensitive skin too. When applied topically to the skin in the form of a diluted carrier oil, carrot seed oil also provides natural sun protection. According to a study published in "Pharmacognosy Magazine" in 2009, products containing carrot seed oil have a natural SPF of 38 and 40.
According to research from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell, physically refining emu oil can increase the oil’s anti-inflammatory properties. Physical refining is an all-natural process that uses physical means to remove impurities. This process increases the anti-inflammatory properties by up to 45 percent when tested against crude emu oil.
“Previous studies focused only on emu oil’s fatty acid profile,” said Dr. Frank Orthoefer. “We believed that there was more to emu oil than its fatty acid profile, so we started testing the oil to find an active component. The UMass study confirms what we suspected – the process of physically refining emu oil increases anti-inflammatory activity.”
JES Organics Emu Oil is made by removing high-temperature melting solids and further refining the oil by using a proprietary all-natural physical refining process, that removes additional impurities.
It is important that consumers are aware of the differences in oils and the results that quality emu oil can provide. Some American companies are purchasing emu oil from China and India where it is lower in quality and does not meet the AEA certifications that are necessary for a pure quality active oil.
Pure emu oil penetrates the skin quickly, so it does not leave an oily or greasy residue. Many companies now use it as a base for their skin moisturizing, acne fighting, and muscle and joint pain products.
Studies show that emu oil offers anti-inflammatory, moisturizing, and cell regeneration benefits, which make it ideal as a cosmetic ingredient aimed at reducing wrinkles and moisturizing dry skin.