MORINGA (BEN OIL) - Moringa oleifera

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Carrier Oil: Moringa

General Information:

  • Botanical Name: Moringa oleifera
  • Family: Moringaceae
  • Extraction Method: Cold-pressing from the seeds
  • Plant Part: Seeds
  • Origin: Native to northern India, but also cultivated in other tropical and subtropical regions

Appearance and Aroma:

  • Color: Pale yellow to yellowish-green
  • Consistency: Lightweight and smooth
  • Aroma: Mild, earthy, and slightly nutty

Properties and Characteristics:

  • Texture: Moringa oil has a light and non-greasy texture that absorbs well into the skin.
  • Nutritional Profile: It is rich in antioxidants, essential fatty acids, vitamins A and E, and minerals.
  • Shelf Life: Moringa oil has a relatively long shelf life of about 1 to 2 years when stored properly in a cool, dark place.

Uses and Benefits:

  • Skin Care: Moringa oil is known for its moisturizing, nourishing, and rejuvenating properties. It helps hydrate the skin, improve skin elasticity, and promote a radiant complexion. It can be used in facial oils, serums, and creams.
  • Hair Care: Moringa oil can help condition and strengthen the hair, reducing dryness and split ends. It can be used in hair oils, serums, and masks.
  • Anti-inflammatory Effects: Moringa oil possesses anti-inflammatory properties that can help soothe irritated skin and reduce redness and inflammation.

Safety Precautions:

  • Moringa oil is generally safe for topical use. However, individuals with known allergies to moringa or any of its components should exercise caution and perform a patch test before using moringa oil.

Note: This information is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Consult a healthcare professional or certified aromatherapist for personalized advice and guidance.