Dermascope

November 2010

In honor of Pomegranate Awareness Month: The Oil for Skin -- Pomegranates and Omega 5

"Ancient medicine has claimed that every part of the pomegranate could be utilized to our benefit -- nothing goes to waste. Today, our main focus is on the oil, and not because of its taste or smell, but because of its molecular structure. It is an enigma in the eyes of scientists due to the fact that it is a CLNA (conjugated linolenic acid), purely botanical, containing Omega 5 (punicic acid) -- which is typical to the pomegranate only. No other seeds contain this variety of oil."

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