Botanical Name: Avena sativa
Extraction Method: Solvent Extraction (using cellulose-derived ethanol)
Plant Part: Kernels
Color: Clear, golden
Aromatic Description: Light to medium scent of oatmeal.
Common Uses: Oats have long been used for soothing skin conditions, and are now known to be highly emollient with no dermal irritation and sensitivity. Because this oil is so rich in antioxidants and tocopherols and has natural emulsifiers, formulators may find they can reduce the amount of chemical emulsifiers in their product. It has a saponification value of 185 - 195.