Kalahari Melon Seed Oil

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233,21 € per 1 l
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The very high vitamin E content and 70% linoleic acid give this oil anti-ageing, anti-havens and moisturising properties.


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Kalahari melon seed oil is cold pressed and filtered from the seeds of the melon. This melon is native to the Kalahari Desert, which stretches across Botswana, Namibia and South Africa. During dry periods, the melon becomes an important source of food and especially water.
Unlike other natural skincare oils, the oil from the seeds of the Kalahari melon contains 70% essential fatty acids and 2,800mg/kg of natural vitamin E. That is two and five times more than in argan oil. Due to this unique combination, the oil of the Kalahari melon is absorbed very quickly into the skin, leaving no greasy residue. It fights wrinkles, nourishes the skin and promotes elasticity. It does not clog pores or hair follicles, can prolong colour protection and is therefore ideal for hair and scalp. Moisture is increased and dry, irritated skin is soothed. Due to the high linoleic acid content, this oil is particularly suitable for sensitive skin . The essential fatty acids help repair the skin barrier, which means the skin retains more moisture and prevents impurities.

Category: Base Oils
SKU: 0825
Appearance‍: clearlight yellowliquid
Important criteria‍: vegananimal non testingNon GMO
Induction‍: Lipid phase
Skin type/ condition‍: every skin typedry skinsensitive/irritated skin
Comment‍: Hair careBody careFace care
Plant part‍: Seeds
Scent/Smell‍: nutty
Purity/ Recovery‍: Cold pressingFiltration
Application concentration‍: up to 100%
Country of origin‍: South Africa
CAS Nummer‍: 90244-99-8
Original material‍: Watermelon
Saponification value mg KOH/g‍: 150-210
ISO 16128‍: Natural Index 1 / Natural Origin Index 1