marula hair & body oil
 
(14 customer reviews)

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Marula Hair & Body Oil
100ml | Best for dry & mature skin

$42

Our organically crafted Marula Hair & Body Oil is a savior for dry skin since it is extremely hydrating and nourishing. The oil’s vitamin E, antioxidants, and fatty acid emollients not only heal, but also lighten discolorations, restore the skin, increase suppleness, and smooth the lips. Leaves hair glossy and shiny. A source of Vitamin C (L-Ascorbic Acid), Vitamin E (Tocopherol), L-Arginine, Linoleic Acid (Omega-6), Oleic Acid (Omega-9) and Glutamic Acid.

 

Description

Marula Hair & Body Oil

(Sclerocarya Birrea)

Best for: Dry & Mature Skin
Origin: South Africa
Source: Seed
Type: Carrier
Comedogenic Rating: 3.5
Oil Features

• Unrefined (Cold-Pressed)
• Organically Crafted

• Pale Yellow Semi-Solid

• Richest Plant Source of Omega-3
• Very High in Anti-Oxidants
• Anti-Bacterial Properties

The Marula tree is a medium-sized dioecious tree, indigenous to the Miombo woodlands of Southern and West Africa. The Marula fruit is about the size of a plum, with bright yellow, leathery skin when ripe, and is popular with African elephants! The flavorful juicy white flesh of the fruit surrounds a hard brown stone, inside which are the seeds that are so rich in oil that even a tight squeeze with the hand can release a rich yield.

The raw materials for the oil are harvested and Cold-Pressed by community collectives of mostly women. When extracted, the deeply nourishing carrier oil appears as a pale-yellow, stratified semi-solid that melts upon immersion in warm bath water. Marula Hair & Body Oil has a mild scent characteristic of carriers that can subtly change based on the growing season and when the fruit was harvested.

Our organically crafted Marula Hair & Body Oil is extracted from the kernels of the fruits of the wild growing Sclerocarya Birrea trees found in the open woodlands of Sub-Saharan Africa. Marula Hair & Body Oil has long been revered for its diverse cosmetic applications to naturally soften, nourish and revitalise skin and promote hair growth.

Marula Hair & Body Oil is a light textured oil that is fast absorbing, nutritive, and soothing for all skin types. It contains powerful antioxidants that fight against environmental aggressors, reverses sun damage, and reduces the signs of aging. This is a great oil to use for moisturizing drier skin types that also tolerate coconut oil well but may clog pores for those with acne conditions, given its high comedogenic rating.

Marula Hair & Body Oil is known to repair skin damage caused by pollutants, reduce the appearance of wrinkles and blemishes and prevent skin from losing moisture. The oil also exhibits anti-microbial properties that limits bacterial and fungal growth.

Rich in antioxidant and essential fatty acids, Marula Hair & Body Oil has been found to significantly improve skin hydration, softness and smoothness. It absorbs well through the skin and is excellent as a pure massage oil or blended, leaving a silky-smooth feel. It has excellent oxidative stability, which makes it an ideal choice for a modern cosmetic formula such as leave-in hair treatments, scalp conditioners, hair lotions, skin moisturizing lotions, body butters and even lip treatments.

Marula Hair & Body Oil contains a large percentage of monounsaturated fatty acids and natural antioxidants (even more than Argan Oil) which makes it one of the most stable oils available. Being the richest plant source of Omega-9 fatty acids, Marula Hair & Body Oil works to protect the scalp against harmful bacteria and inflammation and strengthens hair against damage caused by effects of harsh weather.

Cruelty-Free. Vegan. 100% Organic.

AOLE's oils including Marula Hair & Body Oil are 100% organic, natural, and cruelty-free. Made without synthetic ingredients, all our oils and oil blends contain no fillers and use only nature's most potent ingredients to achieve maximum results.
Sustainably sourced ingredients
Sustainable packaging
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Gently massage in an upward, circular motion into damp skin after a shower. For hair, rub oil between hands and then run over the mid-lengths to ends of your hair for conditioning and sheen.

Sclerocarya Birrea (Marula) Kernel Oil

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  1. Harper Roberts

    51 years old Environmental Researcher from Atlantic City, NY
    Harper Roberts
    Shade Depth: Very Fair Skin Type: Dry and Sensitive

    Happy with the customer service.

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  2. Sushmita Kaif

    37 years old AI + Crypto Specialist from Toronto, Canada
    Sushmita Kaif
    Shade Depth: Very Fair Skin Type: Dry and Sensitive

    I like it!

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  3. Jade Scott

    46 years old Travel Consultant from New Delhi, Maharashtra
    Jade Scott
    Shade Depth: Very Fair Skin Type: Dry and Sensitive

    I am 46, and my skin is more mature. my complexion is very fair and my skin appears both dry and mildly sensitive. Got my bundle today! Cool box!

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  4. Anne-Marie Marting

    33 years old Urban Planning Analyst from Provo, USA
    Anne-Marie Marting
    Shade Depth: Very Fair Skin Type: Dry and Sensitive

    Pretty good! Brilliant.

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  5. Maya Flores

    43 years old Sales Representative from Goa, India
    Maya Flores
    Shade Depth: Very Fair Skin Type: Dry and Sensitive

    I am 43, and my skin is more mature. my complexion is very fair and my skin appears both dry and mildly sensitive. Happy with the customer service.

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  6. Maya Wright

    31 years old Operations Manager from COLORADO, USA
    Maya Wright
    Shade Depth: Very Fair Skin Type: Dry and Sensitive

    My skin is somewhat dry and a little sensitive but this pure, organic, cold-pressed marula oil does the job, plus it’s pleasant and gentle for me.

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  7. A. Deol

    50 years old Consultant from Los Angeles, USA
    A. Deol
    Shade Depth: Very Fair Skin Type: Dry and Sensitive

    Wow! Feels really deluxe!

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  8. R. Macdonald

    51 years old QA Manager from Minneapolis, MN
    R. Macdonald
    Shade Depth: Very Fair Skin Type: Dry and Sensitive

    There was a bit of a problem with my purchase, so I contacted customer support who were really nice, and they did a free swap. They let me keep my original delivery. This marula body oil has a has a rich texture that is a bit heavy on skin and it is the richest plant source of omega-3 that encourages better new skin regeneration.

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  9. Pauline Walker

    43 years old Brand Director from Ontario, Canada
    Pauline Walker
    Shade Depth: Very Fair Skin Type: Dry and Sensitive

    Awesome.

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  10. Daniel Macdonald

    41 years old Freelance Writer from Manila, Phillipines
    Daniel Macdonald
    Shade Depth: Very Fair Skin Type: Dry and Sensitive

    Yaaaay, but you can feel how rich Marula is, and I can only imagine how pore clogging it is! Don’t use this oil on your face or if you have sensitive skin that is prone to acne.

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