This oil mainly consists of the following acids: Oleic, Palmitoleic (an essential monounsaturated fatty acid which is found in sebum and is responsible for the metabolism of lipids), Linoleic and Linolenic. In virtue of its unique fatty acid profile, it is an important help for the balance of the epidermis lipid secretion.
The oil from Macadamia Ternifolia has an excellent fluidity and is not greasy to the touch compared to other vegetable oils and it absorbs rapidly. It also possesses a good resistance to rancidity.
It is particularly indicated for the treatment of dull, dry or sensitive skin. It is utilized in formulations for emulsions and oil with softening and replenishing properties.
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