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Nourishing Tamanu Oil 30ml Organic Aura Cacia

$19.89
  • Absorbant – Tamanu oil is thick but tends to absorb well without leaving a heavy feeling on the skin.
  • Earthy – Tamanu oil is emerald green, slightly viscous and has a strong, sweet, nutty aroma.
  • Cleansing – Tamanu is known for its cleansing and emollient actions. It continues to grow in popularity as a result of its use in skincare and hair care recipes and products.
  • Versatile – Tamanu oil makes a great standalone product for spot treatments and in simple blends for problematic skin issues.
  • Balanced – The oil is fairly balanced, containing 40% oleic acid, 30% linoleic acid, 15% palmitic acid and 13% stearic acid. It also boasts three rare constituents: calophyllic acid, calophylloide, and lactone, which lend to its unique attributes, contributing effectively to natural deodorants, foot balms, and DIY conditioning treatments for hair.

Origin: Vietnam

Directions

  • There are so many ways to use skin care oils. The above suggested uses are just an introduction to a wide variety of quick tips and recipes available on auracacia.com. 

Suggested uses

Quick Tip Use for spot application on skin.
  • Recipe Tamanu Aftershave Gel

  • Description A refreshing aftershave gel made with tamanu oil, aloe vera gel and essential oils.

Ingredients

  • 3 drops Aura Cacia Patchouli Essential Oil
  • 3 drops Aura Cacia Roman Chamomile Essential Oil
  • 3 drops Lavender Essential Oil
  • 1 tablespoon Aura Cacia Tamanu Oil
Directions
  • In a small bowl, combine all ingredients and whisk until well mixed. To use, dispense 1/2 teaspoon mixture into palm of hand, rub hands together, and smooth over shaved area.
Botanical name
  • Calophyllm inophyllum

Product ingredients

Organic Tamanu (Calophyllum Inophyllum) Seed Oil