Chilean hazelnut oil differences from others due to its high content of palmitoleic acid, rare to find in nature.
It has the property to absorb low radiation of ultraviolet light spectrum, allowing only the passage of the radiation able to produce sun tan, preventing the production of erythema and the acceleration of the aging process with the formation of wrinkles. This effect corresponds to a factor of solar protection level 30.
It is vastly used in cosmetics and pharmaceutical industry for the elaboration of topical preparations, aromatherapy and for hair treatments and therapeutic massages.
It is very helpful for allergic and irritation problems, protects dry or scaly skin, scars and dry lips.