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Cape Chestnut Oil
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Cape Chestnut Oil

NZ $11.00
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Calodendrum Capense
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Common name Cape Chestnut oil
Botanical name   Calodendrum Capense
Description   A clear, yellowish oil
Typical Fatty Acid profile
Oleic 41.5%
Palmitic 18.80%
Linoliec 30-40%
Palmitoleic 0.50%
Plant parts used Seed
Extraction method    Cold pressing
Certification Conventional
Region of origin South Africa

Description and Uses

Also known as Yangu oil, Cape Chestnut oil has long been used in traditional African skin care. With its ultraviolet protection, high content of essential fatty acids and antioxidants. it is ideal for natural cosmetic use. Its mild smell is also 
well suited to this use. 

Cape Chestnut oil helps to moisturise and nourish dry, damaged skin. When used in a healing ointment, it may benefit those who suffer from skin conditions such as psoriasis, cracked skin, eczema, scaling or chapped lips.



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