Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Refined
Obtained From: Nuts
Description: Macadamia cosmetic grade oil is obtained from the nuts of the Macadamia tree (Macadamia integrifolia) by cold pressing, refining, and standardizing with non-GMO vegetable oils to enhance their oxidation stability. The refining and standardization process helps remove undesirable aroma and color, and helps to enhance the shelf life of the oil. This renders the product suitable for formulating products in the cosmetic industry without interference from odor and color.
Color: Clear and Pale yellow to golden yellow liquid.
Aromatic Description: Typical and characteristic of Carrier Oils.
Common Uses: Macadamia Nut Carrier Oil is an ideal base for massage and aromatherapy. It is also an oil of choice with cosmetic manufacturers - particularly those wishing to explore the marketing possibilities of this popular ingredient. Used in skin care, Macadamia Nut Carrier Oil is a wonderful emollient with a soothing, cooling touch that helps to smooth the skin and balance complexion to bolster a fresh and energetic appearance. Used in hair care, it is richly conditioning and fortifying, helping to manage dull-looking or unruly hair and endowing it with a silky texture, a lively bounce, and a glossy shine. This oil is a wonderful addition to natural soaps and scrubs, lotions and body butter, shampoos, conditioners and hair masks, sun care products and lip balms. It is also suitable for facial and baby care products.
Consistency: Typical and characteristic of Carrier Oils.
Absorption: This oil absorbs easily into the skin and may leave a slightly glossy residue.
Shelf Life: Users can expect a shelf life of up to 1 year with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended. Please refer to the Certificate of Analysis for the current Best Before Date.
Cautions: Macadamia Nut Carrier Oil should not be used by those with a nut allergy.
Storage: It is recommended that cold-pressed carrier oils be kept in a cool, dark place to maintain freshness and achieve maximum shelf life. If refrigerated, bring to room temperature before using.