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Macadamia (Macadamia integrifolia)

What is Macadamia?

Macadamia nuts are native to Australia – north eastern New South Wales and central and south eastern Queensland. The aborigines would express the oil from the nuts and use it for skin rejuvenation and as a carrier where it was mixed with other plant extracts to treat ailments. Macadamia is rich in nutrients and essential fatty acids making it a wonderful carrier oil.

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Advantages

Macadamia oil is similar in consistency to our own natural body oils so it is easily absorbed into the skin and hair. Making it beneficial for the skin and hair. Macadamia Nut Oil has historically been used for scars, sunburn, minor wounds and other skin irritations.

Aroma

Very sweet and very aromatic

Absorption

Thicker oil and could leave a light oily film on the skin.

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