PRODUCT: Pure Buriti Oil. Cold-pressed. Raw/Unrefined. Wild-Harvested. Fair Trade. USDA Organic Certified. Species: Mauritia Flexuosa. Also known as Buriti Fruit or Aguaje. Purchases help protect the Amazon against deforestation as a high-value, wild non-timber forest product.
PROFILE: Buriti Oil is the world’s richest source of plant-based beta-carotene (Vitamin A / Retinol) and also high in Vitamin C and Omega’ 9 and 6 (Oleic and Linoleic acid). Buriti Oil rebuilds and hydrates skin cells and protects natural collagen and elastin while restoring moisture to sun-damaged skin.
APPLICATION: Buriti Oil is a specialty addition to skin and hair care products particularly for sun damaged or mature skin. It has a rich amber color such that can be used as a natural bronzer and studies have shown effectiveness as a natural sunscreen. Makes a great additive to natural sunscreens and after-sun sprays. Please note that due to the super rich beta-carotene content it can stain clothing and towels.
SUSTAINABILITY: Candela Peru is a leading global supplier of Amazonian carrier oils. Their wild-harvest and fair-trade operations promote Amazonian conservation and sustainable employment. This Buriti Oil is from wild-harvested Aguaje fruits collected by forest-based communities.
AVAILABLE SIZES (SALE PRICES):
1lb (454g): C120 = $94USD
1kg (2.2lbs): C$225 = $175USD
1kg / 35oz = Approximately 1.09 litres / 37 fl oz
Ships from Buffalo, NY.
USD prices are estimates based on average exchange rate of 0.78 Canadian Dollars.
C$135.00 Regular Price