Buah Merah Oil - Virgin
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Virgin Buah Merah Oil, also known as Red Fruit Oil (RFO), is considered the highest-known source of antioxidants of any oil and has been found to contain 7 times more antioxidants than Acai Berry Oil or Pomegranate Seed Oil. It also contains high amounts of phytonutrients including flavonoids, beta-carotene & minerals such as calcium, magnesium, iron, zinc, copper, and manganese. Virgin Buah Merah Oil is an excellent option when searching for plant sources of the omega-9 fatty acid, oleic acid. Fatty acids yield highly emollient properties, increasing the demand for this oil throughout the personal-care industry.
Botanical Name: Pandanus Conoideus
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Unrefined
Obtained From: Fruit
Appearance: Deep red liquid.
Aromatic Description: Strong earthy smell.
Consistency: Thick-density viscous oil.
Absorption: Average Absorption Rate- Leaves a slightly oily or satiny finish..
Common Uses: Aromatherapists use this oil in small amounts (2-10%) in their creams and oils. Buah Merah oil is a fantastic ingredient in massage blends, aromatherapy creams, facial serums, and high-end facial products. Buah Merah oil can also promote hair growth and is therefore used most often for hair oils and shampoo. Traditionally it is used for skin and eye medication. It is also used as a natural coloring agent. Lastly, this Buah Merah Oil finds space in the nutraceutical industry in nutritional supplements and gel capsule form for these omega-9 fatty acid benefits as well as its selenium content, a chemical element necessary for cellular function, giving rise to the demand for this oil in various dietary supplements.