Babassu Oil, Orbignya oleifera

Babassu Oil, Orbignya oleifera

Babassu is a large palm tree which grows mainly in the Amazonbut of which there are also varieties in Central America. Its name comes from the Tupi language: Ibá (fruit) Guaçu (large).

Babassu oil is often used in soaps for its foaming and cleaning power. It softens, moisturizes and protects the skin and contributes to cell regeneration. It is suitable for all skin types.