If you are unsure as to what active to apply Linseed should be your first choice.
Linseed oil has a high composition of Omega 3. Our bodies do not create Omega 3 ourselves so it is classed as one our Essentials Fatty Acids.(EFA’s) Our only source of Omega 3 is from our diet if you are lacking EFA’s it will be very detrimental to the skin and can cause many skin conditions.
Applying Linseed Oil neat on to the skin will improve skin suffering from rosacea, acne, eczema and dryness. Linseed will strengthen, repair and build the skin barrier while acting as an anti-inflammatory.
The extract can be used neat as a serum or in a customised serum or cream.