The Baobab tree is a native to Africa. Traditionally ,all parts of the tree are utilized for nutritive, culinary, personal care and beauty applications. The seeds produce an oil that native women have used for years to protect their skin and hair from harsh weather conditions.
Virgin baobab seed oil is highly stable and is an excellent source of essential and other fatty acids including upto 34% of linoleic acid and upto 3% linolenic acid. It is also a rich source of sterols, Vitamin A and Vitamin E.
It is a highly emollient oil, helps maintain radiant supple skin, supports skin elasticity and minimizes the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. The significance level of fatty acids contributes to the effectiveness of the oil when used to soothe and nourish dry skin. Its high tocopherol content makes it a strong anti-oxidants and contributes to its stable shelf life.