Batua Oil is highly useful as a weekly hair treatment for dry, frizzy or brittle hair and as a daily or weekly anti-aging serum for skin. The intended use is as a natural skin and hair care serum to replace chemical cosmetic products.
PRODUCT: 100% Pure Oenocarpus Bataua Oil. Known commonly as Ungurahui, UnguRahua, Bataua, Pataua and Sinami. Cold-pressed. Unrefined. Wild-Harvested. Fair Trade.
PROFILE: Ungurahui Oil is extremely rich in Vitamin E and Omega 9 Oleic acid. It is particularly useful as a weekly treatment for healthy, shiny hair. It is also a great skin conditioner, particularly as a natural anti-aging face serum. Light, essentially odorless and absorbs easily into skin and hair.
QUALITY: Candela Peru is a well-established producer of high-quality natural ingredients for global cosmetics brands and other carrier oil brands. With Candela, customers can ensure high quality natural products while avoiding expensive brand mark-ups and complex supply chains which increases costs and reduces freshness.
ETHICS: Purchases of our Ungurahui oil specifically help protect the Amazon against deforestation as a high-value, regenerating, wild-collected, non-timber forest product. Our Ungurahui fruits are collected by forest-based communities in a fair trade partnership recognized by the World Fair Trade Organization. Candela Peru operations promote Amazonian conservation and sustainable employment.