Oils

Sapote Oil

The Health Benefits of Sapote Oil

Sapote oil is pressed from the seeds of the mamey sapote, a fruit tree that is native to South America.

Clinical tests prove that sapote oil is an effective oil to stop hair loss, promote hair growth and ideal for dermatitis.

Excellent oil for the maintenance of a healthy skin More >

Tansy Oil

A Look at Tansy Oil

Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare) also known as cow bitter and bitter buttons is a perennial herb belonging to the aster family and is native to Europe and Asia with a long history of use.

Tansy was used to treat intestinal worms, digestive problems, sores, fevers and rheumatism; it was also used More >

Tiger Nut Oil

The Health Benefits of Tiger Nut (Cyperus esculentus) Oil

Tiger nuts, also known as earth almond and zulu nuts are a tuber that grows below the ground’s surface just like potatoes with the same benefits as nuts.

A member of the Cyperus family it is an excellent source of fiber, these nuts come from California, Europe, Northern African, and More >

Pennyroyal Oil

The Health Benefits of Pennyroyal Oil

Pennyroyal (Mentha pulegium) is a plant in the Lamiaceae family; its oil is used to make medicine and in manufacturing, pennyroyal oil is used as a dog and cat flea repellent; and as a fragrance for detergents, perfumes, and soaps.

Pennyroyal was traditional used as a folk remedy and culinary More >

Cucumber Oil

The Health Benefits of Cucumber Oil

Cucumber, a fruit belonging to the cucurbitaceae family which also includes melons, squashes and gourds, cucumber oil is extracted from the seeds of the cucumber through a process called cold-pressed extraction.

Cucumber seed oil contains about 14-20% oleic acid and 60-68% omega-3 linoleic acid.

These oils make cucumber oil an More >

Babassu Oil

The Health Benefits of Babassu Oil

Babassu oil or cusi is extracted from the seeds of the babassu palm, in fact from kernels of the trees’ nuts.

When the nuts ripen and fall to the ground, women called “babassu breakers” gathers the nuts and break them open, then extraction begins and a clear light yellow vegetable More >

Amaranth Oil

The Health Benefits of Amaranth Oil

Amaranth is grown in Asia and harvested primarily for its grain, which is used as a food source for bread, pasta, and baby food.

Amaranth oil is extracted from the seeds of the genus amaranthus and amaranthus hypchondriacus; together they are called grain amaranth.

Commercial uses of amaranth oil include More >

Argan Oil

The Health Benefits of Argan Oil

Argan oil is extracted from the kernels of the argan tree (Argania spinosa).

Native to Morocco Argan oil known for its golden colour remains one of the rarest oils in the world due to the small and very specific growing areas.

Argan oil contains vitamin E, antioxidants and essential fatty More >

Mongongo Nut Oil

The Health Benefits of Mongongo Nut Oil

Mongongo tree scientifically called Schinziophyton rautanenii is a tree belonging to the Euphorbiaceae family; mongongo oil is obtained by cold-pressing the nuts from this African tree and has been valued for centuries.

Mongongo oil is increasingly gaining its popularity all over the world because of its many benefits especially for More >

Mustard Oil

The Health Benefits of Mustard Essential Oil

Mustard oil is used for three different oils that are extracted from mustard seeds namely, a vegetable oil, essential oil, and oil that are made by infusing the extract from mustard seed into another oil like soybean oil.

It is low in saturated fats and has a high content of More >

Kukui Nut Oil

The Health Benefits of Kukui Nut Oil

Kukui nut has a hard shell covering which is green or brown in color within the hard shell there is a whitish flesh or pulp, the nuts contain one or two seeds inside.

Kukui nut oil also known as candlenut oil is extracted from the nut of the Aleurites moluccana, the More >