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macadamia nut

A medium to dark brown oil high in palmitoleic acid. It’s said that macadamia nut oil is similar in structure to human sebum and mature skins will enjoy the high palmitoleic acid that is vital in delaying skin and cell aging. It’s also great for dry skins, too. Macadamia Nut Oil, which is nearly colorless and odorless exhibits far better oxidative stability than other liquid vegetable oils, which is important when formulating skincare.

Obviously, if you’re allergic or sensitive to macadamia nuts, definitely skip this one!!

Macadamia nut shell powder is used in abrasive scrubs. Ethyl Macadamiate is a mixture of the fatty acids from macadamia nut oil.

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