Safflower oil has one of the highest linoleic acid (70%) contents of all oils. Safflower is also another unsaturated base oil, so it could be successfully used in combination with Coconut Oil, or a similar oil of your choice. It is valuable for it's moisturizing properties and used commonly in lotions, creams, and massage oils. Safflower is a great Carrier Oil for It is a natural emollient and soothes bruises and other skin irritations. Safflower Oil is a light, odorless, flavorless and colorless cold-pressed oil made from white seeds of the safflower plant.