Tamanu Nut Healing Oil
The Healing Oil: Tamanu Nut Oil, known as Kamani Oil in Hawaii, is used by Polynesians to promote healthy, clear skin and to help heal skin ailments, scars, and stretch marks. Tamanu Nut Oil comes from Tamanu trees which flourish in Hawaii's salty air and sandy soil. Our best-selling Tamanu Nut Healing Oil is a hard-working moisturizing oil with extra healing benefits for skin, hair and nails--apply directly or use as a massage or bath oil.
The Fragrance: Beautifully warm and nutty…what we imagine the smell of sunshine to be, on Poipu Beach, Kauai.
The Story: Tamanu Oil or Kamani Oil (in Hawaiian) comes from the fruit kernel of the Tamanu tree, which is native to Hawaii and Southeast Asia. According to Polynesian tradition, the highest quality tamanu oil comes from the trees that grow nearest to the coast with the salty, sandy soil.
Tamanu/Kamani Oil is sourced from the Big Island, Hawaii.
Tamanu Oil is rich in fatty acids, and many beneficial compounds, which enhance skin and offer many potential health benefits including:
- Healing—calophyllic fatty acid helps skin regeneration, excellent for treating scars, stretch marks, sunburn, blisters. Penetrates all three layers of skin for maximum effectiveness.
- Antibacterial—numerous beneficial acids in tamanu oil can help acne and skin infections. Can improve complexion with regular use.
- Anti-inflammatory—calming properties can help rashes, sores, allergic reactions and swelling.
- Hydrating—will moisturize skin without greasy residue, very quickly absorbed into skin.
List of Ingredients: Proprietary Blend of Natural Oils including Organic Tamanu Nut Oil (Big Island, Hawaii), Safflower Oil, Organic Coconut Oil, Hawaiian Macadamia Nut Oil (Oahu), Vitamin E, Organic Jojoba Oil, Avocado Oil, Tamanu Fragrance Oil