• Amaranth Oil

Amaranth Oil

Characteristic properties

  • Abundant in unsaturated fatty acids, e.g. linoleic acid and oleic acid
  • High in the skin-nourishing antioxidant squalene
  • Rich in protective palmitic acid

Areas of application


  • Used as a base oil, especially for rough, dry or irritated skin
  • Linoleic acid, oleic acid and palmitic acid act as skin-related lipids
  • Moisture retaining and replenishing 
  • Ideal for use in sunscreen products thanks to its ability to absorb UV radiation
Barbe Volbert

Ms. Barbe Volbert
Phone: +49  421 5239-46331
Fax: +49  421  5239-46376


Amaranth Oil is obtained from the seeds of amaranth (Amaranthus caudatus L.), a plant in the Amaranthaceae family, which grows on all continents except Antarctica. The tiny seeds have a rich oil content of only 5 to 6 %.

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