Cosmeticopedia. Avocado oil

INCI: Persea Gratissima Oil

Avocado oil is obtained from the dried pulp of the fruits of Persea gratissima, it is presented in the form of a light yellow liquid. It is composed of high percentages of fatty acids: oleic (55-74%), linoleic (10-14%), palmitic (9-20%) and palmitoleic (3-7%).
Avocado oil is rich in vitamins A, D, E, Omega 3, lecithin, antioxidants, potassium and proteins, all substances that are perfect for the well-being of skin and hair.

Skin Benefits:

Avocado oil is ideal for the treatment of face and body skin because it is light, easily absorbed and penetrates deeply, nourishing and also facilitating cell renewal and micro-circulation. It protects it from damage caused by external agents and free radicals, in fact its use is recommended in cases of sunburn. It can be used as a face and eye makeup remover.

Hair benefits:

It makes hair soft, shiny and healthy, helps reduce split ends, stimulates follicles and therefore growth, is easily removed and does not leave hair greasy.