Oils

Lucuma Oil

The Health Benefits of Lucuma Nut Oil

Lucuma, also called lucmo or eggfruit, is a tree fruit native to the highlands of western Chile, Peru, and southern Ecuador. 

The fruits are ovate and yellow at maturity, with a dry yellow flesh. They can be eaten fresh, but commonly the fruit pulp is dehydrated and used as flavouring in More >

Pomegranate Oil

The Health Benefits of Pomegranate Oil

Pomegranate is scientifically called Punica granatum, and is a fruit-bearing shrub or small tree that grows between 16 to 26 feet tall. 

Pomegranate seed oil is cold pressed from the seed of the lovely pomegranate present in the aril of the fruit rich in Omega 5 essential fatty acid; it is the More >

Bael Fruit Oil

The Health Benefits of Bael Oil

Bael is n exotic summer fruit that belongs to the same family as orange and is native to India.

The fruit pulp is rich in vitamin A, vitamin B, dietary fibres and calcium.

The bael fruit, that can be eaten either fresh or dried, has a smooth shell and tastes to marmalade and More >

Tomato Seed Oil

The Health Benefits of Tomato Seed Oil

Tomato seed oil is a vegetable oil that is extracted from tomato seeds, pale yellow oil that is commonly used on salad dressings.

Tomato belongs to the Solanaceae family, oil that is brown in colour with a strong odour.

Numerous researches has shown that the seeds of tomatoes contain essential fatty More >

Pili Nut Oil

The Health Benefits of Pili Nut Oil

Pili scientifically known as Canarium ovatum is a tropical tree that belongs to the Burseraceae family, native to Malesia and is also cultivated in the Philippines.

The fruit is enclosed in a hard shell which, when ripe, has a thick, dark skin.

Nutritionally, the kernel is high in manganese, calcium, More >

Papaya Oil

The Health Benefits of Papaya Oil

Papaya oil is extracted from the sweet, tasty and delicious papaya fruit seeds (also known as paw paw) and it is rich in nourishing omega 3 and omega 6 essential fatty acids.

Research has found that papaya seeds are effective against E. coli, salmonella, and staph infections. Papaya is the best More >

Yarrow Oil

The Health Benefits of Yarrow Oil

Yarrow (Achillea millefolium) is a common weed native to the Northern hemisphere that grows freely in grassland, chalk land, roadsides and other sites with well draining ground.

Yarrow oil is extracted from the dried herb by steam distillation from the yarrow plant that belongs to the Compositea family.

Yarrow oil More >

Niaouli Oil

The Health Benefits of Niaouli Oil

Niaouli is a large evergreen tree, its oil is extracted from the young leaves and twigs by steam distillation from Melaleuca viridiflora also known as Melaleuca quinquenervia of the Myrtaceae family and is native to Australia, New Caledonia and the French Pacific Islands.

Niaouli oil contains analgesic, anti-rheumatic, anti-septic, bactericidal, More >

Hyssop Oil

The Health Benefits of Hyssop Oil

Hyssop (Hyssopus officinalis) also known as the holy herb, is mentioned numerous times in the Holy Bible, its oil is extracted from the leaves and the flowering tops by steam distillation from the plant, of the Labiatae family and grows mainly in the Mediterranean region and was known as a More >

Poppy Seed Oil

The Health Benefits of Poppyseed Oil

Poppy seed oil also known as poppy oil is edible oil derived from poppy seeds of the poppy plant  (Papaver somniferum).

The oil has culinary and pharmaceutical uses, as well as long established uses in the making of paints, varnishes, and soaps.

Poppy belongs to the Papaveraceae family and is a More >

Seje Oil

The Health Benefits of Seje Oil

Seje oil is produced from the fruit of the Oenocarpus bataua plant, which is native to the tropics rainforests from Panama to South America: Colombia, Venezuela, Guyanas, Brazil, Bolivia, Ecuador and Peru and can be found growing wild throughout the Amazon.

The usual harvesting method is manual and direct from the More >