Tamanu Oil is pressed from the fruit kernel of the Tamanu Nut Tree. Tamanu Carrier Oil facilitates the growth of newer skin and leaves the skin feeling smoother and softer. It soothes, repairs, and diminishes redness, scars, stretch marks, irritation, itchiness, dryness, and peeling. It prevents blemishes from forming, and it protects against the harsh effects of the elements. It works to reduce age spots, stretch marks, cellulite, and dryness.
How to use this item:
1. Use as a moisturising face oil
Apply the oil to a clean face and apply the oil to the whole face. Let the oil absorb into your skin for 10 to 15 minutes before rinsing it off.
2. Create customisable creams, lotions, balms etc
See our formulating tips for more information
Benefits of Tamanu Oil:
- Tamanu Oil encourages stronger, longer, and healthier hair growth
- It brings out hair’s natural sheen and helps with easier manageability
- It also works to soothe inflammation and eliminate fungal infections on the scalp
INCI Name: Calophyllum Inophyllum Seed Oil
Other Names: Calophyllum Oil
Obtained From: Nut Kernels
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Country of Origin: Vietnam / India
Appearance: Yellow to Dark Green-Brown, Viscous, Oily Liquid
Colour: Dark green viscous oily liquid.
Aromatic Description: Tamanu Oil has a rich, woody-spicy oil scent.
Consistency: Solid at room temperature. The product should be heated in a warm water bath in order to liquefy.
Absorption: Absorbs into skin at average speed, slight oil feeling left on the skin.
Shelf Life: Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
Safety: Those with nut allergies should avoid using this oil.
Formulating Tips: Can be used neat on the skin or in any quantity as part of your oil phase.