Argan Oil is a treasured and rare oil extracted from the fruits of the Argan tree (Argania Spinosa), which is endemic to a location in southwest Morocco in between Agadir, Essaouira and Taroudant.
Its ecological and social values make the evergreen Argan one particular of North Africa’s most precious tree species.
In 1999, UNESCO extra the Argan tree to the Entire world Heritage Record, declaring the twenty five,000 sq. kilometres
of Argan woodlands a Biosphere Reserve.
The generation of the oil is a really laborious, manual process performed by the Berber girls. Initial, they independent the tough shell nut from the fleshy fruit, and then they crack the shell employing a stone to collect the kernels, which have an oil articles of a lot more than 50%. In the movie, (never adjust your configurations, there’s no sound) you can see how every single nut is cracked one particular-by-one. These women do this for several hours and hrs.
The kernels – roasted to generate culinary oil, and raw to create cosmetic oil – are floor into a brown paste from which the oil is mechanically extracted by chilly and dry pressing, with no additional solvents or drinking water.
To guarantee best high quality, our Argan oil is freshly pressed to buy. This indicates that, based on the volume purchased, the minimum generation time is up to one particular week or more. As the one hundred% pure organic oil is made up of no preservatives, underneath ideal storage situations the assured life time is 12 months for the culinary oil and 24 months for the beauty oil.
Positive aspects of Argan Oil
This a hundred% pure, absolutely natural Argan Oil consists of no synthetic colouring or preservatives and offers quite a few beauty and medicinal qualities:
Normally rich in vitamin E and anti-oxidants, which support neutralise cost-free radicals and stop skin damage.
80% unsaturated, made up of 8 essential fatty acids which includes Omega 6, which cannot be developed by the physique.
Aids digestion, assists avert loss of humidity from the skin, and the crucial fatty acids also aid enhance blood circulation and lower cholesterol ranges.
Consists of uncommon plant sterols, which have anti-inflammatory properties and can support situations such as arthritis.
Consists of saponins, which soften the pores and skin and assist reduce acne breakouts and eczema.