16 Fl.oz Premium Macadamia Oil Pure Health Hair Skin Care Anti-Aging
(as of Jun 29,2022 03:44:23 UTC – Details)
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Organic Ingredients:100% Pure Macadamia Nut Oil
Botanical Name: Macadamia integrifolia
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Color: Pale yellow liquid
Aromatic Description: Characteristic oily odor
Macadamia Nut Oil Benefits:
One standout characteristic of macadamia nut oil is that it is rich in monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fatty acids while noticeably low in saturated fatty acids. This is what makes it heart-healthy, much like olive oil and coconut oil. As it turns out, such a fatty acids profile is capable of lowering the LDL cholesterol, otherwise known as the bad cholesterol, in the blood.
Macadamia nut oil has a properly balanced omega-3 to omega-6 fatty acids content as well, which is at 1-to-1 ratio. Both are considered essential fatty acids, which simply means they are not manufactured by the body, and consequently have to be supplemented through the diet. Omega-3 acts as an anti-inflammatory, while omega-6 functions more as a pro-inflammatory.
Macadamia Nut Oil’s Practical Uses:
As was mentioned, macadamia nut oil is more popular as a beauty aid. Because it gets easily absorb by the skin without leaving a greasy and heavy feeling, it can be used on its own as a moisturizer for the skin and hair. You can also combine it with organic beeswax for a homemade lip gloss.
Its Palmitoleic acid profile, makes it the perfect choice for dry skin Phytosterols are protective, aiding in skin recovery The Phytosterols act like cortisone on the skin, helping to reduce itchiness and inflammation The Linoleic Fatty Acid content, makes it great for a parched, dehydrated skin, that has difficulty retaining moisture