Product no.: CAR026
Passion flower is rich in Omega 6 and other essential fatty acids . It has relaxing properties and is often used in massage preparations for aiding a goods nights sleep. Oils4life Passion Flower oil originates from South Africa and is cold pressed and refined.
Passion flower is also known as apricot vine, granadilla, maypop, passiflora or passion vine and is so called because the stigma, stamens and sepals are likened to the instruments associated with Christs passion and crucifixion. This oil is used in the food and cosmetic industries. It is the macerated oil which is of particular importance in aromatherapy.
Passion flower oil is obtained from the seeds by expression, the seed hulls and kernals releasing the crude oil, which is then refined to remove sediment and impurities.