Tamanu oil, also referred as “Green Gold” is a century-old remedy for various skin and hair conditions. The stimulating oil can promote skin clarity and elasticity, making skin appear younger, smoother and softer. It also hydrates dry, damaged hair and is used to support hair growth and vitality.
Extraction method: Cold Pressed
Absorption rate: Average
In skincare formulations or in its pure form to nourish, hydrate and restore dry, lifeless, maturing skin
To soothe rashes or to aid in scars healing
For stretch mark prevention
For hair treatments – to restore hair’s natural shine and help fight scalp infections
Balm for dry cuticles and nails
cocoa butter – 48%;
shea butter – 25%;
camellia oil – 8%;
beeswax – 7%;
avocado oil – 5%;
tamanu oil – 5%;
vitamin E – 0.5%;
lemon essential oil – 1.5%;
ylang-ylang essential oil – 1%.
melt butters and wax in a warm water bath;
pour in vegetable oils and mix everything thoroughly;
when the mixture cools down a little, add the essential oils and vitamin E;
pour the final mixture into suitable jars.
Country of origin: India
Keep in a cool and dry place, away from direct heat or sunlight. If temperatures are too high during summer months, you can store in a refrigerator. Note, you need to take out of the fridge 12 hours prior use to allow the oil to naturally adjust to room temperature.
Special precautions: We strongly suggest performing a patch test on the inner part of the arm to check for sensitivities. 48 hours is the typical time frame for the conduction of the test. Individuals, allergic to nuts, should avoid using Tamanu oil.
INCI: Calophyllum Inophyllum (Tamanu) Oil*
* Certified Organic Ingredients