Macadamia trees are a beautiful evergreen species prized for the flavorful and highly nutritious nuts that they produce. The nuts are a rich source of healthy lipids, vitamins ,minerals and protein.
It is a highly emollient oil that is primarily composed of monosaturated fatty acids including 14-25% palmitoleic acid. Uncommon with most plant oils, palmitoleic acid s an omega 7 fatty acid that is a natural component of skin sebum and is highly beneficial in moisturizing and supporting healthy skin. Macadamia nut oil protects the skin, lips and hair from moisture loss when used in personal care applications. Within hair care, it helps moisturize and soothe the hair and scalp. It also helps to restore dull and damaged hair and provides natural shine.