Tamanu Oil

Rated 4.6 out of 5
9 Reviews
(Incl. GST)


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Common name Tamanu oil, Dilo Oil
Botanical name   Calopyhyllum inophyllum
Description   Green, viscous oil
Typical Fatty Acid Profile
Oleic 40-42%%
Linoleic 28-30%
Palmitic 13-15%
Stearic 11-13%
Plant parts used Nut
Extraction method    Cold pressing
Origin Vanuatu

DESCRIPTION

A Melanesian skin protection oil used for centuries throughout the Pacific Islands, Tamanu oil holds an esteemed place in traditional folk medicine practice. The oil has been an ingredient in local remedies throughout regions such as Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and the Philippines.

Tamanu is often recommended for skin complaints such as scars and stretch marks. It exhibits remarkable healing, restorative and protective qualities.


SUGGESTED USES

Skin: Burns, rejuvenation, scars

This product is intended for external use only

average rating 4.6 out of 5
Based on 9 reviews
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Reviewed by JANICE D.
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
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Tamanu Oil

I use Tamanu Oil as a skin moisturiser. I am a farmer and find that this oil is great as a facial moisturiser in all weather conditions.

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Reviewed by Kirstyn M.
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
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Excellent!

Bloody love this stuff. I have used Tamanu oil for a few years now and have a few highlights: one; it fixed some scabby parts on my dog’s skin and his hair grew back whiter than ever. Two; hubby had a nasty scratch that was getting infected, I put tamanu oil on it and a plaster, the next day it was so much better, skeptical husband couldn’t believe it! Three; it seems to work well growing and thickening my hair, I get compliments on my hair after using it on my scalp for a while. It does make a nasty mess on the pillow cases though.

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Reviewed by Georgie
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
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Lovely Healing Oil.

I just love this oil. I find the cuts and scrapes my kids come home with heal significantly faster with the addition of Tamanu Oil in my healing slave.

My activated charcoal soap with Tamanu Oil has worked wonders on my customers acne scars.

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Reviewed by Avid u.
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I don't recommend this product
Rated 1 out of 5
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Tamanu oil

Ok haven't used it yet, not sure if I want to since it has a very strong smell and need to do more research on this oil.

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Reviewed by Gillian R.
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
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Excellent for skin

I used this combined with calamine powder for itchy skin. Wonderful oil.

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