Shukla, V. K. S.: Novel introduction of omega-3 oils for enhancing the value of cosmeceuticals

Oils and butters from various natural sources form an important raw material for almost all cosmetic products which can ad as vehicles for application of oils rich in essential polyunsaturated fatty adds on skin. Though the use of omega 6 linoleic acids in dermatological research is well documented, use of omega 3 linolenic acid seems to have received less attention.