Rich in nutrients, antioxidants, & fatty acids, sunflower seed oil is found to be effective against premature aging, inflammation, eczema, acne & skin irritation. Extremely high in vitamin E, sunflower oil prevents sun damage & scarring as well as smoothing existing lines. Sunflower seed oil is an excellent source of beta carotene, which makes skin less sensitive to the sun by neutralizing free radicals that cause sunburn, skin cancer & premature aging. Rich in vitamins A, C, D & carotenoids, it is also effective in treating acne. Last, but not least, sunflower oil forms a protective barrier on the skin, keeping in moisture.