MACADAMIA Unrefined Carrier Oil
Botanical Name: Macadamia integrifolia, Macadamia ternifolia & Macadamia tetraphylla
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Unrefined
Obtained From: Nuts
Description: It is high in mono-unsaturated fatty acids, and contains palmitoleic acid (promotes soft skin), as well as omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. It is popular as an emollient in skin and hair-care products, as well as tanning oils and lotions. This oil in particular may vary from batch to batch.
Color: Clear, pale yellow to darker yellow liquid.
Aromatic Description: This Macadamia Nut has from a light nutty scent, to a strong nutty scent that is not unpleasant.
Common Uses: Macadamia Carrier Oil is popular in cosmetic manufacturing and in combination with other carrier oils, can be used in both massage and aromatherapy.
Consistency: Characteristic of most carrier oils, but may be very slightly more viscous.
Absorption: Macamia Nut Carrier Oil absorbs slowly and will leave a sheen on the skin.
Shelf Life: Users can expect a shelf life of up to 2 years with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
Cautions: None known, but should not be used by those with nut allergies.
**These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
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