Ingredient Name: Palm Oil (Elaeis guineensis)
What is it? Palm oil is derived from the fruit of the palm tree native to West Africa, where the locals have used it for over 5,000 years. Loaded with fatty acids, antioxidants, tocopherols, carotenoids, phytosterols, squalene, and coenzyme Q10, this oil is deeply nourishing for the skin. Palm oil is also prized as a nutrient-dense food because of its impressive vitamin content as well as rich fat content comprised of palmitic acid, oleic acid, linoleic acid, and stearic acid.*
- Rich in phytonutrients
*= This information has not been approved by the FDA.
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