Baobab oil is yellowish to gold in colour and has a light, nutty smell. It feels silky and smooth when applied to the skin. It is said to nourish the epidermis of the skin. It has also been used to soften the skin and give it greater elasticity.
Babaob oil can be used for inflammation, massage, cleansing, the restoration of collagen, skin rejuvenation, skin nourishment, chapped lips, healing and insulation.
It has also been used as an eye serum and to add gloss to lifeless hair. Baobab oil contains Omega 3, Omega 6 and Omega 9.
It is rich in many other exotic fatty acids, vitamins and minerals. These include linoleic acid, Palmitic acid, Arachidic acid, Oleic acid, Stearic acid, Vitamin A, Vitamin E, Vitamin D, and Vitamin K.
Baobab oil summary:
The oil has a rich silky feel and light aroma
Baobab oil can be used on the skin and hair as a replacement for Argan oil
Used as an ingredient in ointments for eczema and psoriasis
High in vitamin A, D, E and F (essential fatty acids)
Nourishing and moisturizing to the hair and skin
Is quickly absorbed, improves skin elasticity, regenerates skin cells and boosts collagen production