Acai Oil - Certified Organic*
Native to the Amazon Rainforest, Acai Oil is enormously rich in anti-oxidants and provides countless benefits for maintaining skin balance. It is mainly composed of Anthocyanins, Phytosterols and Essential Fatty Acids (EFAs), and contains Linoleic acid (Omega 6) and Oleic acid (Omega 9). Rich in Vitamins B, C and E, it also contains a high percentage of monounsaturated fatty acids and polyunsaturated fatty acids.
AWO’s Pure, Cold Pressed (or Virgin) Acai Oil is a highly active oil, excellent for helping to manage dry, problem and ageing skin, as well as inflammation, due to its powerful anti-inflammatory properties. It is known to effectively restore the skin’s elasticity, and minimize the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, making it treasured in anti-ageing products.
As a powerful emollient, as well as being quickly absorbed by the skin, Acai Oil makes for an excellent moisturiser and can help to manage dry, cracked skin, providing a soothing effect, and protecting the skin from any further environmental damage. It has also shown to be effective in reducing skin complaints such as psoriasis and eczema, whilst its anti-bacterial properties help to combat acne and trouble skin.
Botanical Name: Euterpe Oleracea
Other Names: Acai Virgin Oil
Obtained From: Fruit (Pulp)
Method of Extraction: Cold Pressed
Origin: Amazon Rainforest (South America)
Appearance: Dark Green, Viscous liquid