One Plant Two Oils

One Plant Two Oils

Recently I was able to put my hands on the most beautiful cherry red sea buckthorn oil from one of my suppliers. I was finally able to see and experience the difference between the two oils of sea buckthorn. It is one of the oils I find fascinating because, sea...

Dattier du desert, Balanites

A wonderful oil, new to the west, and another treasure from Africa, Dattier du desert is one of the finest oils for the skin that I have worked with. Known by many names, its Latin binomial, Balanites aegyptiaca identifies the tree but its numerous common names...

Coconut Oil

is it the best oil for skincare? Seriously, coconut oil has got an amazing PR account going on its behalf, up there with Volkswagen or Apple. Within the last month I counted over 30 uses for coconut oil in a dozen different blogs including titles like “why coconut oil...

Moringa oil

MORINGA, the oil of India, Egypt and of Africa. Moringa olerifera, is called a wonder plant as all parts, leaf, flower, seed and oil, have been used for food, nutrition and industry. The tree is native to the lowlands of the Himalayas but moringa oil has even been...

Camellia seed oil

Camellia seed oil, Camellia sinensis, from the tea plant, emits the faintest hint of florals and grass, but is otherwise scentless. This very light oil penetrates quickly without leaving an oily feel on the skin. Camellia oil comes from the seeds produced by Camellia...