Chia Seed Oil is the most nutrient-dense plant source of omegas, antioxidants and essential minerals. Maya Chia’s face oils far exceed the antioxidant levels and omega fatty acids of other popular face & body oils The Nutritional Science Research Institute tested the nutritional value of chia seed and said it contains “the highest amount of antioxidants we have ever measured” and cited chia as one of the most powerful whole food antioxidants we know. Chia Seed oil is clinically proven to significantly increase skin hydration, reduce trans-epidermal water loss and increase skin barrier function (study conducted by the Annals of Dermatology). Maya Chia’s chia seed oil is of superior quality, using a gentle, clean extraction process called supercritical extraction for maximum potency and a considerably longer shelf life. Our products can be used for all skin types, even the most sensitive skin types.