Botanical Name: Moringa Oilefera
Extraction Method: Cold pressing
Product Description: Moringa oil is obtained by pressing the seeds of Moringa Oilefera Tree which is native to the Himalayan region and is commonly known as “drumstick tree”. All parts of Moringa tree including the seeds, roots, bark, flowers, and leaves, can be used for nutritional, industrial, or medicinal purposes and therefore it is sometimes referred to as “The Miracle Tree”.
Moringa oil is found in numerous cosmetics due to its moisturising, cleansing and emollient properties. It is a very stable oil which is highly nutritious for the skin. This oil is similar olive oil in composition but still it's very light. Moringa oil is rich in Palmitoleic, Oleic and Linoleic acids, plus vitamins A and C.
Mostursies skin: Moringa oil is an emollient and helps to keep the skin soft as it gets easily absorbed in the skin. It smoothens the skin and helps to keep skin feeling comfortable and less itchy.
Acne reduction: The anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties of Moringa oil help prevent and inhibits the formation of acne and blackheads which are caused due to excess oil production. It absorbs well in the skin without leaving greasy residue thereby helping in removing the dust and unclogs pores
Eases pain: The anti-inflammatory properties of Moringa oil helps to reduce the swelling in joints affected by Arthritis. Moringa oil also has analgesic effect and therefore is beneficial in temporarily reduce pain.
Anti-aging: Moringa oil is often added to skin care products as it has the ability to balance skin tone and the anti-oxidant properties of this oil protects from cell damage. The presence of Vitamin C helps in greatly reducing wrinkles and Vitamin A helps build collagen in the skin.
Promotes healthy hair: Moringa oil helps to maintains healthy and shiny hair as it cleanses and purifies hair. It also helps to improve blood circulation in the scalp and stimulates hair growth thereby preventing hair loss. It acts like a conditioner as it strengthens hair follicles and nourishes weak hair.
Product Color: Pale yellow to brownish yellow liquid.
Caution: Avoid during pregnancy and with sensitive skin. It can cause possible sensitization in some individuals, so use in very low concentration only. It is important to note that all Essential Oils are extremely concentrated in nature and if to be applied on the skin or body, should always be diluted upto a maximum dosage of 4% in a suitable carrier oil.