What is Baobab Oil?
Posted on May 24 2018
Baobab Oil is a rich oil filled with many nutrients and vitamins. It is a hard-pressed oil from the seeds of Baobab fruit trees which’s origins from Africa. Some of the many vitamins Baobab Oil contains include vitamins A, E and F and sterols. Vitamins A, E and F are well known for promoting healthy hair growth and repair damaged and neglected hair. Sterols, also called phytosterols, work as an effective hair treatment as well as reducing hair damage. Overall these vitamins and nutrients make Baobab Oil the ultimate hair food.
Did you know?
Baobab Oil comes from a tree many call “The Tree of Life.”
Where does Baobab Oil come from?
This tree’s scientific name is Adansonia and grows in Africa. Adansonia trees have a striking appearance, when they are leafless they look like they were planted upside down because of their massive trunk and very small branches. The Adansonia tree harvests a fruit called Baobab, which is where the name Baobab Oil origins. The oil is made by extracting the Baobab fruit’s seeds and cold pressing it until it produces the Baobab Oil.
“The normal lifespan of a Baobab tree is 500 years, with the oldest trees reaching the age of 5000 years and a height of 20 meters.” -MOUNTAIN ROSE HERBS
Benefits of Baobab OilBaobab has a vast range of benefits, not only for the skin and body but also for the hair. Baobab Oil is a hair super food that repairs damaged hair, no matter how damaged or processed the hair may be, Baobab Oil is sure to make it look amazing again. Not only that! Baobab Oil provides hair with many other benefits to help it restore from damage and prevent future damage from occurring. These other benefits this miracle oil gives include:
- Protects from heat
Fun fact 2!
“Baobab is the only fruit in the world that dries naturally on its branch.” -Aduna.com