Hello, I am Mr. Abbot! I am here today to talk to you about one of our favorite ingredients: Oat (Avena Sativa) Kernel Extract. Read bellow to find out more about this amazing extract.

Oat is a species of cereal grain of the grass family Poaceae, probably originated from Asia. Although acient Greeks and Romans considered oats as a weed and food for horses, today oats are very popular and widely used as breakfast meal. It is particularly nutritious food rich in important vitamins, minerals and antioxidants that offer many health benefits including lower blood and cholesterol levels, improve digestion, regulate bowel functions and help weight loss. Oats also are used for the treatment of various skin issues and are included in many skincare products.

The Avena Sativa Kernel Extract, also known as Oat Kernel Extract, comes from the oat plant which has been known for ages as a remedy for sensitive skin and in some ways can be used as an exfoliate. The oat plant is rich in B1, B2 & Vitamin D. Vitamin D plays a role in boosting skin cell metabolism while the B vitamins support circulation and maintain glowing skin tones. Used for its anti-inflammatory, moisturizing and soothing properties on the skin. May ease a variety of skin conditions including eczema, psoriasis, acne and dry, itchy skin.

Oat kernel extract acts as natural skin cleanser, removes dirt and oil from the skin, diminishes the pores, effective fights dull skin, lightens and improves tone and smooths texture of skin. They’re also a source of calcium and iron. Remember that having radiant-looking skin is a process, not a final destination. It may take days or months for you to really see the full results of implementing an organic skin care routine and a healthier lifestyle and diet. Stay focused and the benefits will eventually show!

Oats moisturizes, soothes and calms irritation, redness & inflammatory skin issues. It has excellent antioxidant activity that relieves dryness. Click here to take our skin quiz and find out the best all natural formula for your skin type!