Pongamia Glabra Seed Oil



Pongamia Glabra Seed Oil description

Oil derived from the seeds of the _Millettia pinnata_ tree, a plant native to South and Southeast Asia. It is a non-fragrant plant oil, and like all non-fragrant plant oils, has antioxidant and emollient properties.

Pongamia Glabra Seed Oil references

  • International Journal of PharmTech Research, October-December 2010, pages 2,283-2,290

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Proven and supported by independent studies. Outstanding active ingredient for most skin types or concerns.


Necessary to improve a formula's texture, stability, or penetration.


Generally non-irritating but may have aesthetic, stability, or other issues that limit its usefulness.


There is a likelihood of irritation. Risk increases when combined with other problematic ingredients.


May cause irritation, inflammation, dryness, etc. May offer benefit in some capability but overall, proven to do more harm than good.


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