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EXOTIC OILS

We sell our range of oils by volume [with the exception of organic babassu, virgin coconut oil, unrefined palm/palm kernel which is sold by weight]

UNDERSTANDING PLANT OILS: Most butters and oils are made up of two components - olein (liquid) and stearin (stearic). This is why some butters easily melt depending on the amount of olein and some solidify under colder temperatures depending on the amount of stearin. This does not affect the product in anyway.
Oils that will solidify include the following: Organic argan, Babassu, Organic virgin coconut oil, Golden jojoba oil, Monoi de Tahiti, Moringa, Unrefined palm kernel, Organic sapote, Shea oil, ..... this list goes on

Oils are made up of 3 fatty acids which help to determine the shelf life. These are:
1. Saturated : a long carbon chain with no unsaturated fatty acid - long shelf life
2. Monosaturated : a long carbon chain with one unsaturated fatty acid - decent shelf life
3. Polysaturated : a long carbon chain with two unsaturated fatty acid - very fragile shelf life

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CACAY OIL
prices from : £14.00
incl.VAT 20% ( £2.33 )
Out of stock
CACAY OIL
 
(1 reviews)  
SKU: SKU1146
Nourishing cacay is cold pressed from the edible seed of the wild tall Caryodendron orinocense tree and has anti-inflammatory properties which can help bring relief to dry sensitive skin including eczema, acne and psoriasis.
CAIAUE [OJON] OIL : UNREFINED
prices from : £16.50
incl.VAT 20% ( £2.75 )
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CAIAUE [OJON] OIL : UNREFINED
 
(0 reviews)  
SKU: SKU1158
This restorative unrefined caiaue ojon oil is cold pressed from the nut of the Amazonian palm. Used locally as a skin and hair protective oil, it is locally referred to as ojon oil. Traditionally processed, it has a nutty scent with anti-fungal properties and commonly used in hair treatments providing relief to itchy scalp.
CASTOR OIL : ORGANIC
prices from : £6.50
incl.VAT 20% ( £1.08 )
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CASTOR OIL : ORGANIC
 
(0 reviews)  
SKU: SKU271

Obtained from the castor bean, castor oil is a thick emollient applied externally to soothe dry skin. It is also ideal for hair treatments as it softens and nourishes. An excellent ingredient in soap making.

CHERRY SEED OIL
prices from : £7.20
incl.VAT 20% ( £1.20 )
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CHERRY SEED OIL
 
(0 reviews)  
SKU: SKU10451
Cherry seed oil is a moisturising plant oil with a high amount of antioxidants. REDUCED TO CLEAR - CHECKOUT WITH DISCOUNT CODE OLIO5 TO ENJOY 15% OFF THIS ITEM
COCONUT OIL : ORGANIC VIRGIN
prices from : £4.00
incl.VAT 20% ( £0.67 )
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COCONUT OIL : ORGANIC VIRGIN
 
(3 reviews)  
SKU: SKU94551

Virgin organic coconut oil produced from good quality fresh coconut at low temperatures. Pure and natural without any fillers (no bleaching agents, no foaming agents) - this is food grade semi-solid oil with a natural coconut aroma.

DESERT DATE OIL : UNREFINED
prices from : £15.00
incl.VAT 20% ( £2.50 )
QTY
DESERT DATE OIL : UNREFINED
 
(0 reviews)  
SKU: SKU917
Desert date oil is cold pressed from the sticky fruit of the thorny evergreen shrub which can grow to a height of 10m tall. The fruit of this community traded wildcrafted oil is rich in saponins with anti-inflammatory properties.
FENUGREEK OIL : 60ML [2.02FL.OZ]
prices from : £9.50
incl.VAT 20% ( £1.58 )
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FENUGREEK OIL : 60ML [2.02FL.OZ]
 
(0 reviews)  
SKU: SKU13031
Cold pressed from the distinctive musky/bittersweet fenugreek seeds, fenugreek oil has anti-inflammatory properties to help with pain relief. Fenugreek seed oil nourishes and softens hair.
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