The Baobab tree is one of the most iconic native trees of the African continent. Often called the Tree of Life for its variety of uses, this magnificent tree has long been a pillar of African existence.The Baobab tree is extremely long lived, growing for hundreds of years, providing Africans with welcomed shelter from the blazing African sun. All parts of the tree have been traditionally used as a source of nutritious food, clothing and rope fibre and medicine for varied ailments.The elliptical shaped fruit dangles from the tree in a hard, woody shell covered in velvety hairs and contains a pulp embedding numerous seeds. It is from these seeds, once separated from the pulp, that the oil is cold pressed.Rich in essential fatty acids provitamin A and Vitamins D, E & F, Baobab Oil moisturises dry, rough and sun damaged skin. Its non-irritating and non-allergenic.
Qualities:Rich in essential fatty acids provitamin A and Vitamins D, E & FMoisturises dry, rough and sun damaged skinEncourages regeneration and renewal of skin cells and is effective against scarringSoothing to distressed skin conditionsHydrates and conditions dry and brittle hairRelieves flaky and irritated scalpConditions cuticles and strengthens fragile nailsNourishing and is quickly absorbed into skin without clogging poresProtects against premature ageing, prevents the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and improves overall skin tone and elasticityProvides soothing comfort to sunburn.
Ingredient: Adansonia digitata (Baobab) organic seed oilSource:South Africa