Certified Organic Camellia Oil
M&R Essentials Certified Organic Sweet Camellia Oil. 100% Pure and Organic. Cold pressed from the seeds of the camellia tree (Camellia oleifera). Camellia Oil is said to be the ancient beauty secret of the geishas, creating the smoothness of their skin and the sheen of the samurai hairstyles. It has been recognized for centuries in Eastern Asia for its highly restorative and rejuvenating effect on skin. As well as this, it has been used as a cooking staple in China and Japan for centuries, as well as rust protection for swords and woodworking hand tools. High in squalene and essential fatty acids. It has anti bacterial and anti fungal properties. Traditional medical texts promote camellia oil for moistening lung conditions, removing heat, calming wind, helping the mind and brightening skin and hair. 25ml
This is what M&R Essentials have to tell us about the benefits of their Certified Organic Camellia oil.
M& R Essentials Certified Organic Sweet Camellia Oil is cold pressed from the seeds of the camellia tree (Camellia oleifera).
Sweet Camellia Oil is a pale amber-green oil, with a soft sweet herbal aroma. It is light in texture and absorbs quickly into the skin. Camellia Seed Oil is a nutritive, antioxidant, non-comedogenic, protective, anti-inflammatory, moisturising, hypo- allergic and emollient.
The History of the use of Camellia Oil
Camellia oil is produced from the fruit seeds of the Camellia tree (Camellia oleifera but also from Camellia sinensis or Camellia japonica), a wild flower that native to the southern area of China, Taiwan, Vietnam and Japan, it is also known as Tea seed Oil or Tea oil and not to be mistaken for Tea Tree Oil from Melaleuca alternifolia. The Camellia tree can live for hundreds of years, blossoming in winter and bearing in autumn.
Camellia oil has been used in China and Japan for more than 1000 years for various uses including culinary, medical and personal care. Camellia Oil is said to be the ancient beauty secret of the geishas. It has been recognized for centuries in Eastern Asia for its highly restorative and rejuvenating effect on skin, the use of camellia oil is the ancient Japanese beauty secret that created the smoothness of the geishas skin and sheen of samurai hairstyles. It has also been used as a cooking staple in China and Japan for centuries, as well as rust protection for swords and woodworking hand tools. Traditional medical texts promote camellia oil for moistening lung conditions, removing heat, calming wind, helping the mind and brightening skin and hair.
The constituents and composition of Organic Camellia Oil
Camellia seeds contain between 40-50% of nutritive oil that is low in saturated fat. Approximately 88% of the fatty acid composition contained in Camellia Oil is in the form of monounsaturated oleic acid. Camellia Oil is also a rich source of other omega 3,6 and 9 fatty acids plus polyphenols, plant collagen, squalene and antioxidants as well as vitamins, A, B ,C,E ,K & P and various minerals, P, Za, Ca, Fe, Mn, and Mg.
Although the seeds and leaves contain caffeine, caffeine is a water soluble compound that is not present in Camellia Oil.
The Properties & Benefits of 100% Pure Certified Organic Camellia Oil.
Culinary Uses Of Camellia Oil
Praised as eastern olive oil, Camellia oil has been a valued cooking oil in China and Japan for centuries. It is a quality cooking oil that remains stable at high temperatures. Camellia Oil offers similar nutritive and culinary properties to Olive Oil and grape seed oil in its excellent shell life and low content of saturated fat. The health benefits of Olive oil are primarily due to its oleic acid content; the oleic acid in camellia oil exceeds olive oil in content. It is a excellent oil for low and high-temperature cooking, baking, garnishing, salads and more.
Cosmetic Uses Of Camellia Oil
Camellia Seed Oil is highly penetrating and is a nutritive addition to face creams, anti-wrinkle serums, anti-aging formulations, lip care products, hair products, make-up, sun care preparations, baby products, shaving products and other cosmeceutical formulations.
Camellia Oil - Deeply Moisturising Skin Care
Along with Jojoba oil and Rosehip oil, Camellia oil is one of the most rapidly absorbed plant oils. Camellia oil has exceptional emollient and penetration properties; it travels to the deepest layers of the skin. The oils outstanding moisture retaining ability leaves the skin smooth and supple.
Camellia Oil Protects Against Environmental Damage and Irritation
Camellia oil helps to restore proper pH balance, protects skin from drying out and has a buffering quality that acts as an effective shield to protect skin from environmental pollutants and blocks out ultra violet rays which cause sun damage. The oil also cools and protects the skin from irritation causes by shaving.
Organic Camellia Oil For Skin Regeneration and Repair
Camellia Oil delivers and replenishes the skin with vital nutrients. It smoothes rough and flaky skin, soothes easily irritated skin and heals damaged skin.
Camellia Oil Prevents Premature Aging
Camellia oil possesses a unique active constituent known as squalene. Squalene is a natural emollient, a deficiency of squalene can result in dry skin and premature aging , resulting in wrinkles and sagging skin. Camellia Oil exhibits exceptional antioxidant activity, when used regularly, it protects and prevents freckles, age spots, pigmentation, fine lines and wrinkles.
Anti-bacterial and Anti-fungal Treatments With Camellia Oil
Camellia oil has antibacterial and anti-fungal properties and is useful in the treatment of treating tinea, eczema, psoriasis and other skin conditions.
Organic Camellia Oil Nourishes Hair and Nails
The high in olein acids in camellia oil moisturize, soften, and protect hair, and provide it with moisture and shine. Camellia oil conditions the scalp and is effective in cleaning dandruff. It promotes hair growth and protecting from hair lose. It is best added all over to damp hair or to the ends of dry hair.
Organic Camellia Oil For Heart Health & General Wellbeing
Camellia oil contains high amounts of EFAs and an active component squalene which can concentrate oxygen, counter fatigue and anoxia, promote immunity, reduce bad cholesterol and function of stomach and intestine.
Certified Organic Sweet Camellia Oil. 100% Pure and Organic. Cold pressed from the seeds of the camellia tree (Camellia oleifera).
M&R Essentials Certified Organic Oils are guaranteed certified organic and free from artificial colours, preservatives, gluten and Genetic modification. This guarantees quality for you and your family without any harmful additives, pesticides or herbicides.
Keep out of reach of Children. It has a shelf life of at least 18 months when stored in a cool dry place, away from direct sunlight.