Botanical Name: Argania Spinosa
Grown in North Africa and mainly Morocco, the Argan tree grows wild in semi-desert soil, and is extremely well adapted to drought.
Argan Carrier Oil Organic is produced from the nuts of this plant and is considered to be one of the rarest oils in the world due to the small and specific growing area.
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Colour: Pale yellow to golden yellow liquid.
Aromatic Description: Argan Carrier Oil Organic has an unusual, somewhat nutty, spicy and oily scent which some may find unpleasant.
Common Uses: Argan Carrier Oil Organic is rich in anti-oxidants and Omega 6 fatty acids and is believed to contain twice as much vitamin E as olive oil. It is said to contain saponins which helps to soften the skin and restore the skin's water lipid layer thereby minimising wrinkles.
Consistency: Characteristic of Carrier Oils.
Absorption: Absorbs into the skin at average speed, leaving a slight oily feeling on the skin.