The pequi is a tree native to Brazil. It reaches 10 meters in height. The pequi produces a fruit that is both prized for its role in the Brasilian diet as well as for the nutritive oil that can be produced from the fruit's seeds.
- Rapid Absorption
- Medium Viscosity and Texture
- Yellow to Dark Amber Hue
- Characteristic Sweet, Fruity, Nutty Aroma
- View Specs for Typical Fatty Acid Composition
Pequi Oil is highly emollient and is a rich source of essential fatty acids. It is an effective moisturizer for products intended to soothe and support dry, cracked, damaged and problem skin. It can also be used in the production of specialty soaps intended to moisturize and soothe the skin. When used in hair care formulations, Pequi Oil helps to nourish and condition the hair, decrease frizziness and restore the vitality of lifeless hair.
Pequi Oil is Perfectly Suited for the Following Personal Care Applications:
- Skin Care
- Lip Care
- Hair Care
- Nail Care
Recommended Usage: 1-100%
Caryocar Braziliensis (Pequi) Fruit Oil
Cold Pressed and Refined