Marula Seed Oil Expressed
Common Name: Marula Seed Oil Expressed
INCI Name: Sclerocarya birrea seed oil
Origin: Namibia / Botswana / Mozambique / South Africa
Description: It is reported that the generic name (Sclerocarya) is taken from the Greek for hard (skleros) and nut (karyon). The Gold Yellow coloured Oil is expressed from the sundried seeds from the Yellow fruit of the Marula Tree which are available from December through to March. Marula oil is rich in oleic acid which gives a very good oxidative stability. Marula oil is also highly moisturising for the skin and hair and is easily absorbed. The fruits are used in the liqueur Amarula .
Suggestions for Use: Marula Oil is rich in Omega 6 and Omega 9 so popular in anti-aging products and sun care products as well as Nail Care, Acne treatment creams, and reducing inflammation of the skin.