Opal Essence All Natural makes no medical claims about our products.
Avocado Oil is used in cosmetics where it is valued for its regenerative and moisturizing properties.
Allergens: Produced in a facility that handles tree nuts and peanut oils.
Quoted from AllNaturalAntiAgingSkinCare.com:
"The sterolins found in avocado oil can [also] relieve damaged skin, in particular damage caused by sun exposure... ...Avocado oil, for skin care purposes, helps to increase collagen production naturally. In other words, it helps to form a natural barrier against wrinkles and many other signs of aging skin."
Quoted from Ageless.co.za:
"[Avocado oil] is also high in sterolins, which are reputed to reduce age spots reduce age spots, help heal sun damage and scars. It is the sterolins (also called plant steroids) in the oil that helps to soften the skin and imparts a superior moisturizing effect.
For this reason it is an ideal ingredient to include when formulating for people with dehydrated, sun or climate damaged skin, as it is an extremely good moisturizing and nourishing compound, assisting in the regeneration and rejuvenation of the skin.
In a study done at the Department of Food Engineering and Biotechnology, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in 1991, it was found that avocado oil significantly increases the amount of collagen in the skin - which normally is under attack as we grow older."