Flaxseeds for Flaxseed scrub are grown near the Arctic Circle, which is the most northern place where flaxseed grows. The growing season is very short but sunny because of the light summer nights. This special climate allows the flaxseed to ripen before harvest and snow. From this cold and pure nature, flaxseeds are harvested to Nordic Beauty Flaxseed Scrub, which contains the husk and the seed oil. Due to the northern growing conditions, Nordic Beauty Flaxseed scrub is rich in omega-3 content, 10 – 15% higher than if grown more south. It is also rich in minerals, notably magnesium.
Nordic Beauty Flaxseed Scrub is ideal for masks, which are meant to nourish and gently remove dead skin cells. It reduces immediately dull-looking skin and softens the look of fine lines. Thanks to high concentration of anti-inflammatory omega-3 fatty acids, flaxseed scrub reduces also red skin and irritation, softens the skin, and keeps it supple.
Flax, also known as linseed, with the binominal name Linum Usitatissimum, is a member of the genus Linum in the family Linaceae. It is a food and fiber crop that is grown in cooler regions of the world.