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Amazon nut oil

Description: Amazon nut oil extracted from Amazon nut, through a cold press procedure

Ingredients: Amazon nuts

Origin: Madre de Dios (Peru)

Presentation: 1kg |18kg | 190kg


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Main ingredient:  Amazon nuts (also known as Brazil nuts) are a native species from the high jungle area of the Amazon rainforest, and it is found principally in Peru, Bolivia and Brazil.  Madre de Dios is the only region in Peru where concentrations of Amazon nut trees are large enough for their sustainable extraction. These trees can grow up to 50 meters in height, being one of the highest trees in the Amazon flora. They are essential in the conservation of amazon rainforests since they not only produce a primary jungle ecosystem…  (Read more)

Uses and benefits: Besides its nutritional benefits, this oil can be also used in the cosmetic industry. It is very effective for skin humectation and contributes many antioxidants which help to renovate dry hair and skin. Because of these characteristics, this oil can be used to prepare all sort of natural soap and lotions to hydrate and repair the hair and skin. It can also be usedl to heal wounds,sun-burns and to remove make up. Amazon nut pil is also used to treat skin irritations or allergies and even diseases like psoriasis. Simply apply 1-3 teaspoons of Amazon nut oil on skin or hair and massage softly.

Producers: Our amazon nut producers are located the Madre de Dios Region, southeastern Peru, where we work directly, without intermediaries, with over 400 amazon nut gatherers, facilitating access to the market for this product...(Read more)