very rich in oleic acid (provides some level of UV ray protection)
absorbs well into the skin
does not clog pores
moisture protection barrier
can be used as a leave in conditioner for hair
Pommier du Cayor Oil is cold pressed from the parinari fruit, also known as gingerbread fruit and mobola plum. This incredible oil very rich in oleic acid which gives it the ability to absorb well into the skin. Due to the high level of eleostearic acid in Pommier du Cayor Oil, the oil actually provides some level of UV ray protection (not to be used for SPF protection). Pommier du Cayor Oil offers an excellent barrier against moisture loss without clogging of pores and can be used under moisturiser to enhance moisture retention. The oil is also perfect for use as a leave in hair conditioning oil.
Shea Terra Organics wild harvest their Pommier du Cayor Oil, employing older women in Senegal who have been breaking the nuts apart by hand for many years. Each nut gives two almonds which the women break away from the shells and then sell to the mill for processing.This gorgeous oil nourishes skin, providing it with a velvety finish and improving the moisture level. Used daily Pommier du Cayor Oil will leave skin well hydrated, soft and silky. Use alone or under face cream to enhance moisture retention.
Massage several drops into freshly cleansed face. Repeat once to twice daily.
HAIR: Massage a few drops into scalp and brush through hair with natural bristle brush to enhance shine and softness.
Contains only: 100% pure, wild harvested oil of pommier du cayor (parinari)