"Helianthus annuus (Sunflower) seed oil. Skin-softening sunflower is a light, replenishing oil, rich in essential fatty acids and helps to retain moisture in the skin. Expressed from sunflower (Helianthus annuus) seeds; this beautiful flower is native to the Americas and was very highly regarded for its healing properties by the Incas of South America. The Native American people used the oil and the crushed seeds as a poultice to treat arthritis and rheumatism. It also has nutritional benefits, containing Vitamins A, B, E & F, minerals such as calcium, zinc, potassium, iron and phosphorus and is rich in linoleic acids."