To get one liter of pure prickly pear seed oil we need 30 kg of seeds, from 800 kg to 1000 kg of prickly pear fruits. The result is a premium product with great properties.
The high content in unsaturated fatty acids, more than 80% of which linoleic acid (omega 6,61%) and oleic acid (omega 3, 22%), besides to it's richness in tocopherols and tocotrienols, known as natural antioxidants (1000 mg/kg), makes prickly pear seed oil one of the main protagonists in the anti aging cosmetic formulation.
method of extraction: cold pressing of the seeds
quality: 100 % pure and organic