Some flowers are very special plants. They always follow the path of the sun. The flower head of the sunflower can contain up to 2,000 seeds. Cold-pressed sunflower oil is very rich in vitamin E (approx. 70 mg/100 ml), as well as beta-carotene and other natural pigments. It is extremely rich in unsaturated fatty acids.The sunflower oil contained in our products is from certified organic cultivation and comes from a number of different suppliers in Germany. Sunflower oil is obtained by cold pressing sunflower seeds. The sunflower originally came from Mexico and was brought to Europe by the Spaniards in 1569. Although it is grown all over Europe today, 50% of the harvest comes from Russia and the Balkan States.
Sunflower oil softens and smoothens the skin. It binds harmful substances and at the same time detoxes the skin. It stimulates the circulation and is most suitable for delicate and sensitive skin due its excellent skin compatibility. With its high vitamin E and beta carotene content it protects the cells and is an important anti-ageing ingredient.