Exotic EPZ extra virgin, cold pressed macadamia oil is freshly extracted from macadamia nuts. The oil is triple filtered to ensure total removal of physical impurities. It’s processed under hygienic condition and supervision with relevant competent expertise being utilized to assure supply of good quality.
It’s primarily used for further processing of edible oil (refining) and cosmetic industries
Usage: Used for further processing
Labelling: As per national and codex standard for packing and food labelling
Packaging: Packed in 200 liter food grade high density polypropylene gallons. Samples are delivered in 500ml PET containers.
Shelf life: Best before 1 year from the date of manufacture.
Macadamia oil is the non-volatile oil expressed from the nut meat of the macadamia.
The composition of macadamia nuts is as follows; 75% – Oil, 9% – Proteins, 9.3% – Carbohydrates, 1.6% – Minerals, 1.5% – Moisture and 2.0% – Fiber (measurements taken on w/w basis).
Uses and Benefits
-used in food as a frying or salad oil, and in cosmetic formulations as an emollient or fragrance fixativ
-contains monounsaturated fatty acids including Oleic Acid (Omega 9) which are moisturizing, regenerating and softening on the skin
-Oleic Acid also protects the heart disease and also reduces cholesterol level
-Linoleic Acid (Omega 6) helps restore the skin’s barrier function and reduce water loss
-contains Palmitoleic Acid (Omega 7) an active anti-microbial that is found naturally in youthful skin
-slow the signs of ageing and has also been used to improve the appearance of scars, sunburns and other minor skin irritation