Origin : Kenya
Method of extraction : Expeller Pressed and Unrefined
Suggested use : Food and cosmetic use
Kosher Certified : Yes
This fine oil comes from the pressed nuts of the macadamia tree. It is a priceless delight for the skin and has proven itself to be one of the best regenerative oils available. It is high in monounsaturated fatty acids, and closely resembles sebum (the oil naturally produced by one’s skin to help protect it). Macadamia oil is a fabulous protective oil with a high absorption rate, and has been successfully used as a healing oil for scars, sunburns, minor wounds, and other irritations. An unrefined oil that is sensitive to light and will degrade accordingly. This oil has a beautiful nutty odor.
Color- Light yellow
Odor- Nutty odor with sweet undertones
Free Fatty Acids- 1.35%
Peroxide Value- less than 3.71%
Saponification Value- 190-200
Iodine Value- 70-80
Specific Gravity- 0.92
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