Safflower Seed Oil (Carthamus Tinctorius Seed Oil) is a rich source of Vitamin E and acts as a lubricant to prevent water from leaving your skin. In other words, it locks moisture into the skin, which can be much needed for those with dry skin. It is also has a very high content of linoleic acid, which can combine with your skin’s sebum allowing it to unclog pores and reduce blackheads. Plus linoleic acid is known to stimulate the regeneration of new skin cells.