Squalane is a remarkable extract found in olive oil. It is also synthesized in the human liver, a deficiency of which results in dry skin and premature aging. Squalane is an unsaturated oil having a molecular structure similar to Vitamin A.
Squalane was initially discovered in Japan where it was used successfully to treat tuberculosis. It has been shown to have beneficial effects in the management of dermatitis and skin cancer.
Japanese scientists also believe that Squalane has a tumor blocking potential. It has been found to be a remarkable immuno-potentiating agent which stimulates cell mediated cytotoxicity and suppression of tumor growth (Natural Tumor Centre Japan).
Studies have shown that Squalane has a stimulatory effect on the healing process which is thought to be due to its oxidizing effect.
Beneficial effects on the skin include decrease in dryness and smoothing of wrinkles and scaly skin. Squalane is one of the most effective moisturizers available.
Directions: Apply a few drops to form a thin layer on the face. Massage gently until absorbed. Use in the morning and the evening.
Ingredients: Pure Squalane oil