Aura Cacia Organic Tamanu Oil is sustainably sourced from the nut of the tropical tamanu tree in Vietnam
Absorbant Tamanu oil is thick but tends to absorb well without leaving a heavy feeling on the skin.
Earthy Tamanu oil is emerald green, slightly viscous and has a strong, sweet, nutty aroma.
Cleansing Tamanu is known for its cleansing and emollient actions. It continues to grow in popularity as a result of its use in skincare and hair care recipes and products.
Versatile Tamanu oil makes a great standalone product for spot treatments and in simple blends for problematic skin issues.
Balanced The oil is fairly balanced, containing 40% oleic acid, 30% linoleic acid, 15% palmitic acid and 13% stearic acid. It also boasts three rare constituents calophyllic acid, calophylloide, and lactone, which lend to its unique attributes, contributing effectively to natural deodorants, foot balms, and DIY conditioning treatments for hair.
Directions There are so many ways to use skin care oils. The above suggested uses are just an introduction to a wide variety of quick tips and recipes available on auracacia.com. Suggested Uses Quick Tip Use for spot application on skin. Recipe Tamanu Aftershave Gel Description A refreshing aftershave gel made with tamanu oil, aloe vera gel and essential oils. Ingredients 3 drops Aura Cacia Patchouli Essential Oil 3 drops Aura Cacia Roman Chamomile Essential Oil 3 drops Lavender Essential Oil 1 tablespoon Aura Cacia Tamanu Oil Directions In a small bowl, combine all ingredients and whisk until well mixed. To use, dispense 1/2 teaspoon mixture into palm of hand, rub hands together, and smooth over shaved area.
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