The earliest record of the avocado's existence came from an archaeological dig in Peru that uncovered avocado seeds buried with a mummy that dated back to the 8th century BC. The avocado is native to Mexico, Central America and South America. Throughout history avocado oil has been renowned for its healing and regenerative properties.
One of the healthiest oils for skin contains both saturated and monounsaturated fatty acids and vitamins A, B, D and E and Pantothenic Acid, rich in lecithin as well as collagen-boosting plant sterolins. Oleic Acid and other fatty acids in avocado are known to help the body heal, boost cell regeneration and fight free radicals
Nourishing oil - Essential Fatty Acids (EFA) that soften and soothe the skin. Excellent for mature // dehydrated skins.
Moisturising - A rich, deep penetrating oil, reported SPF properties, it can help boost protection for the skin during sun exposure.
Steroline - Found in avocado oil can reduce blemishes and also relieve damaged skin in particular damage caused by sun exposure.
Antioxidant Rich - Helps to protect skin against pollution.
Vitamins: A, B, E + D.
Fatty Acids: Oleic // Palmitic // Linoleic // Myristic // Stearic // Linoleic // Arachidonic.
Minerals: Potassium // Manganese Phosphorus // Silicon.
METHOD OF EXTRACTION: Cold Pressed + unrefined - oils retain all of their aroma and nutritional value, making these oils highly beneficial for skin care requirements.
PLANT PART USED: The fruit
CULTIVATION METHOD: Certified Organic
INCI NOMENCLATURE: Persea Gratissim