Prickly pear oil contains mainly vitamin E with strong antioxidant activity. Soothes irritations, heals the skin and protects it from external harmful factors (UV rays, smoke, pollution, bacteria). Rich in fatty acids such as omega 6 and 9, as well as vitamin K, it helps to lighten the dark circles of the eyes, while calming redness and inflammation. It contains high amounts of amino acids that help stimulate collagen production, promoting turnover to maintain the elasticity and healthy appearance of the skin. Prickly pear oil is great for acne sufferers. It contains a high content of linoleic acid that helps break down sebum and cleanse pores that would further lead to acne and blemishes.