Kalahari Mongongo Oil (Manketti Oil) - Virgin
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Mongongo Oil also known as Manketti Oil, it's an endemic plant of the savannahs and deserts of southern Sub-Sahara. It's a super-emollient, it has extreme skin-softening properties. Contains the essential fatty acids and vitamins necessary for your skin to create a flexible barrier that can help restore skin.
Botanical Name: Schinziophyton rautanenii
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Unrefined
Obtained From: Nut
Origin: South Africa
Appearance: Pale yellow color.
Aromatic Description: Characteristic aroma
Absorption: Very Fast Absorption Rate- Considered a “drying oil” quickly absorbed by the skin and does not leave an oily feel.
Common Uses: Mongongo Oil is nourishing and moisturizing. It helps to improve skin hydration because of the high content of Linoleic Acid, Alpha-Linolenic acid Oleic acid, vitamins, and minerals. Its exceptionally high Linoleic acid content makes it an excellent ingredient in the formulations of anti-aging face creams and serums. It acts on dry skin, smoothing it and making it visually more beautiful and soft to the touch. It can be alternated with Marula oil. Mongongo Oil is the perfect hair oil, especially for frizzy, brittle, and split hair.