Function: 1.BORAGE OIL may be applied directly to the skin and hair. It may also be easily incorporated as an active ingredient or an ideal carrier in skin and hair care products. Recommended dosage is between 3 and 10 %. 2.BORAGE OIL is of great use on problem skins, especially with acne, pimples and blemishes. It can also help treat rosacea by reducing inflammation, controlling the cells metabolism by producing prostaglandins, which stimulate the contraction of blood vessels. The tannins contained in the oil have a slight tightening effect on the skin. 3.BORAGE OIL can be used directly as massage oil.