Handpicked with purpose Pomegranate juice, extract and oil are derived from the seed of the fruit and are rich in antioxidants that help fight free radicals that can damage and age the skin. Pomegranate seed oil is a good source of nutrients like punicic acid, phytoestrogens and a rare plant-based source of conjugated linoleic acid. Good for you, naturally The polyphenols and anthocyanidins in pomegranate seed oil are antioxidants with age-fighting properties that support healthy-looking hair and skin. We use pomegranate seed extract and oil in our Radiance Face Care Line. Where on earth is it from? The pomegranate tree (Punica granatum) has native roots in the region from Iran to Northern India. It was 1769 when the Spanish settlers introduced the pomegranate tree to California. With a little practice, the fruit can be extracted from the protective shell to eat, squeezed into juice or dried to make a spice. It’s a small fruit that packs a big punch.