Walnut Oil is very rich in nutrients like oleic acid and alpha-linolenic acid and linoleic acid. Like all other oils rich in omega -3 essential fatty acids, Walnut Oil is considered beneficial for treating dry, flaking skin conditions. Walnut Oil contains Ellagic Acid which is a naturally occurring polyphenol compound. This acid can help protect skin from oxidative stress and cell-damaging induced by UV radiation. Walnut Oil encourages maintenance and/or improvement of the skin’s elasticity, which may result in diminishing fine lines and wrinkles. Walnut Oil is rich in phytonutrients which helps promotes hair growth as it is high on potassium.