YL Ingredients

Almond Sweet Organic Carrier Oil (Prunus dulcis) Sweet Almond Carrier Oil is an excellent emollient and is known for its ability to soften and re-condition the skin. It is rich in proteins, Olein Glyceride Linoleic Acid and Vitamin D, and is considered extremely nourishing – particularly when used regularly. It can be expected to sooth dry skin and irritated areas. Sweet Almond Carrier Oil has been used as an aromatic-bitter for anorexia, as a digestive tonic, to promote menstruation and to reduce fever and expel worms. Absorbs into skin at average speed, slight oil feeling left on skin.
Argan Organic Carrier Oil (Argania Spinosa) Organic Argan Oil is rich in antioxidants and omega 6 fatty acids, and is believed to contain twice as much vitamin E as olive oil. It is said to contain saponins, which helps to soften the skin and restore the skin’s water lipid layer, thereby minimizing wrinkles. It can also be used to ease cases of acne and eczema helping the skin to maintain a youthful, glowing appearance. Absorbs into skin at average speed, slight oil feeling left on skin.
Avocado Oil (Persea americana) Avocado Carrier Oil contains Vitamins A, B1, B2, D, E, and Beta carotene. It is classified as a monounsaturated oil and is best suited for dry skin conditions in topical applications. MRH: Also contains amino acids, sterols, pantothenic acid, lecithin, and other essential fatty acids. Highly prized to those with skin problems such as eczema, psoriasis, and other skin ailments. Highly recommended to those with sensitive skin, problem skin and other irritations that require vitamin rich oil. Avocado Carrier Oil will leave a sticky, waxy feel if applied topically to large areas of skin.
Camellia Seed Organic Carrier Oil (Camellia sinensis) Camellia oil protects the skin from free radical damage, refines mature skin, and nourishes the complexion. It is easily absorbed by the skin, leaving it silky smooth without the greasy feeling. For centuries its been used as a traditional hair conditioner and also as a treatment to strengthen brittle nails. Readily absorbed into the skin leaving a smooth finish.
Canola Organic Carrier Oil Rich in Vitamin E and Omega 3 fatty acids. Absorbs into skin at average speed, slight oil feeling left on skin.
Cocoa Butter Wafers Will soften at body temperature and adds a rich, creamy, and thick consistency to lotions, soaps, creams, and toiletry items to help reduce cutaneous dryness and for the improvement of skin elasticity. Readily absorbed.
Coconut Virgin Organic Carrier Oil Excellent as a skin moisturizer and softener. Creates an oily, protective barrier on the skin which is absorbed fairly quickly.
Evening Primrose Organic Carrier Oil Organic Evening Primrose Oil is rich in gamma linoleic acid and omega fatty acids which can be used to rejuvenate and moisturize the skin. Evening Primrose Oil is reputed to nourish the skin and hair; reduce signs of eczema and fights the effects of aging. Leaves a very oily feeling on the skin.
Flax Seed Organic Carrier Oil Organic Flax Seed Oil is an emollient, high in essential fatty acids, vitamin E , vitamin B and minerals. It contains the alpha-linoleic acids (ALAs) which may contribute to younger looking skin. Organic Flax Seed Oil is reputed to be an excellent treatment eczema and psoriasis. It is often added to other carrier oils and creams and lotions in order to add skin strengthening properties. It is also an anti-inflammatory and is good for preventing scarring and stretch marks. Organic Flax Seed Oil can also be used to nourish the hair. Leaves a very oily feeling on the skin.
Grapeseed Organic Carrier Oil This oil is an important source of antioxidants, nutrients that traps the free radicals generated by the skin lipids. The high contents of omega 6 fatty acids can assist with skin problems such as eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis. It is light and dry and you can use it wherever you might use a high linoleic oil or in cosmetic formulations to tone up the skin. It is widely used in skin with acne and cellulite. There are some good phytosterols in this oil which are 0.8% to 1.5% unsaponifiable. It contains campesterol, B‐sitosterol, and stigmasterol, all of which help with barrier repair, reduction of inflammation, and reduction of itching. With a high content of linoleic acid you’ll get some barrier repair, moisturizing, and reduction in trans epidermal water loss. It is a great choice for any formulation that would deal with damaged and stressed skin. It can help skin retain the normal structure of epithelium cells and nerve cells via supporting the cell membranes. It is noted to be especially effective to help the skin around the eyes. It’s commonly used in stretch mark preparations. In addition, Grapeseed Carrier Oil applied to the feet at the beginning of each day can help deal with many foot problems such as itching, scaly flaking and odor. It is rapidly absorbed by the skin, so it makes a good massage oil.
Hemp Seed Organic Carrier Oil Organic Hemp Seed Oil is said to be rich in omega 3 and omega 6 essential fatty acids (EFA’s, good healthy fats), it has a full amino acid spectrum meaning that it provides complete protein and it has a high mineral content. Organic Hemp Seed Oil can be used to nourish the skin and hair due to its high content of proteins and essential fatty acids. Hemp Seed Oil closely matches our own skins lipids and the essential fatty acids are readily absorbed into the skin. Hence Hemp Seed is said to play a preventative role in skin aging and a healthy moisture balance. Not only does Hemp Seed Oil contribute greatly to the barrier function and appearance of the skin, it also has other skin benefits such as offering relief to acne, minor abrasions, psoriasis and eczema. Easily absorbed into the skin.
Jojoba Golden Organic Carrier Oil It is a liquid wax that closely resembles the sebum of the skin, and is rich in vitamin E. This promotes a glowing complexion. The sediment is actually extremely high in beneficial vitamin E. Organic Jojoba Golden Oil can be added to other carrier oils in order to extend shelf lives. Will clog pores and creates a barrier but will leave a satiny finish.
Macadamia Nut Organic Carrier Oil A fantastic regenerative oil. It is high in mono-unsaturated fatty acids, contains palmitoleic acid (promotes young soft skin), as well as omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acids. It has been successfully used to help heal scars and sunburns and is considered very safe with uses in facial and baby products. Will leave an oily feeling on the skin.
Mango Butter Mango Butter is said to be rich in antioxidants and can be used to soften, smooth and moisturize rough dry skin. It has natural emollient properties, and is reputed to be useful for treating burns, stretch marks, scar reduction, wound healing and skin regeneration – smoothing of wrinkles. It is also reputed to have protective effect against UV radiation and can be used to treat sunburns. Readily absorbed.
Olive Extra Virgin Organic Carrier Oil Used by soap makers. Absorbs into skin at average speed, slight oil feeling left on skin.
Palm Refined Organic Carrier Oil Rich in palmitic acid, vitamin E, vitamin K and magnesium. It is said to be a natural source of anti-oxidant. Used for making soap. Will leave an oily feeling on your skin if applied neat.
Perilla Seed Organic Carrier Oil Rich in vitamins and amino acids. Approximately 50-60% of the oil is Alpha-Linoleic Acid (ALA) which is an Omega-3 fatty acid. The high ALA content helps the skin and hair retain moisture; the Omega-3 fatty acids are polyunsaturated fatty acids and can be used in the treatment of skin disorders such as eczema and psoriasis. Readily absorbed.
Pumpkin Seed Organic Carrier Oil Rich in vitamins A, B, D & E; minerals, and proteins. It has over 60% of unsaturated fatty acids and is rich in omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acids. Readily absorbed.
Rosehip Organic Carrier Oil Extremely high in essential fatty acids and is known to help treat dry, irritated, weathered skin. It is also suitable for treating burns, scars and stretch marks. There are some concerns that it can aggravate acne conditions. “Drying oil” which means that it is quickly absorbed by the skin and does not leave an oily feel.
Safflower – High Oleic Organic Carrier Oil A highly moisturizing oil with an exceptionally high amount of linoleic acid. Deeply soothing and one of the first choices for skin care recipes requiring moisturizing benefits. Easily absorbed.
Sesame Seed – Virgin Organic Carrier Oil Rich in vitamins E and B, and in minerals such as calcium, magnesium and phosphorus. It is an excellent emollient. Absorbs into skin at average speed, slight oil feeling left on skin.
Soya Bean Organic Carrier Oil Moisturizer that is extremely high in lecithin, sterolins, and vitamin E. Readily absorbed.
Sunflower Organic Carrier Oil High Vitamin E, A, C, D content. Very good for acne, dry & damaged skin, eczema and psoriasis. Readily absorbed.