Developed for sun damaged and maturing skin, the oil - only version of our saffron seed cream. Contains sea buckthorn seed oil, CO2 extracted from the seeds within the bright orange berries of this hardy plant to Russia and China. For at least 12 centuries sea buckthorn fruit and seed oil have been used as a remedy for sun damaged skin, extremely dry skin and even cell regeneration from radiation burns. It has the ability to absorb ultra violet rays offering natural sun protection and is also the only known treatment for Rosacea besides laser surgery. High in beta carotene, vitamin C & E, B vitamins and essential fatty acids, this nutrient-dense oil is a great choice for those seeking to restore damaged or prematurely aged skin. Saffron infused oil offers the skin care of the ancestors - saffron was reputed to be Cleopatras secret to glowing skin. It has been cultivated for thousands of years - both for food and medicine. The stamen of a crocus flower and the most expensive spice in the world by weight, saffron is anti-microbial and helps to brighten the skin. High in beta carotene this precious oil helps strengthen the tiny capillaries in the face and restore radiance.