Wonders Of The Rainforest

Wonders Of The Rainforest


A Natural Unrefined 100% oil - sustainable product of the Brazilian Amazon Forest. Scientific name – pentaclethra macroloba seed oil; Wild Harvested; Extraction Method: cold-pressed. Pracaxi is the Portuguese name for the Pentaclethra macroloba tree where the oil comes from. The seeds of the tree are dried & pressed to extract the oil. Pracaxi seeds contain the highest natural concentration of behenic acid @ 19%. Behenic acid is a fatty acid that creates a protective barrier against pollution & environmental hazards on skin and hair. It is very rich in polyunsaturated fatty acids, primarily oleic (omega 9) & linoleic (omega 6) – promoting firmness.

Pracaxi Oil Benefits:

Hydration for skin & hair – the fatty acids are super beneficial to hydrate, protect the skin from environmental pollutants and make the skin soft and smooth.

Hair growth- massage the scalp with pracaxi oil to stimulate blood flow - super beneficial to curly, dry or coarse hair & will make hair shine

Strength damaged hair – apply a small amount of pracaxi oil and brush through hair which will brush easier with less tangle

Hair protection – this oil can protect hair fibers from sun, pollution and other chemicals in hair products. It also protects against keratin and water loss due to its high fatty acid chemistry

Fights dandruff – it contains lignoceric acid which protects and regenerates skin so add a few drops to your shampoo or conditioner

Skin support – promotes collagen and hydration; balances colour & skin tone; supports the renewal of cells.

  • Hyper-pigmentation – it acts as a melanin biosynthesis inhibitor, for use in the treatment of melasma and sun age spots; contains antibacterial properties to help with eczema, acne scars and blemishes.
  • Skin – apply a small amount onto your skin since it is very rich in anti-aging properties
  • DIY Hair Remedy - mix three parts aloe Vera gel, one part coconut oil & one part Pracaxi in a bowl. Massage with the pads of your fingers into washed hair, focusing on ends. Cover with plastic wrap, relax 10-15 minutes and rinse.

Februarius Purity | Beauty Rainforest Fruit Oil - Pracaxi -wild harvested; 100% pure cold-pressed SKIN GLOW OIL

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