||Pracaxy oil, Pracachy oil
||Clear oil with low viscosity and yellowish colour
|Typical Fatty Acid Profile
|Plant parts used
|Region of origin
The Pracaxi tree is native to the wet tropical areas found in the north eastern part of South America. The seeds yield an oil has one of the highest natural concentrations of behenic acid which is a natural fatty acid that acts as a conditioning agent and mild surfactant. For this reason, it makes a great addition to hair conditioners. but can also be used in lotions, creams, and soaps.