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Moringa Oil

Moringa oleifera originally comes from India. Over the centuries, the moringa tree has spread to other tropical and subtropical regions around the world. The moringa tree can grow up to 15 metres. It is nowadays grown in many countries as a source of food and oil. The oil is extracted by crushing and pressing the seeds.

Other certifications on request

Contains behenic acid (C22:0)
Contains natural vitamin E
Antibacterial 
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Characteristic properties


  • Very high in monounsaturated oleic acid (omega-9, C18:1)
  • Contains the saturated fatty acid behenic acid (C22:0), which is why it is also called behen (ben) oil
  • Contains natural vitamin E and is a very stable oil
  • Natural source of antioxidants
  • Has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties

Areas of application

Cosmetics

  • Ability to absorb aromas
  • Acts as a light emollient and natural facial cleanser with anti-inflammatory properties
  • Spreads very well, which makes it easy to apply to the skin
  • Protects from free radicals as a natural antioxidant
  • Suitable for all skin types
  • Used in creams and lotions, and as a massage and body oil

Pharmaceuticals

  • Moringa Oil is used to make behenic acid salts (behenates), which are used in the production of tablets.

Chemistry & technology

  • In industry and technology, Moringa Oil is used as a machine oil for sensitive instruments such as clocks.
  • Behenic acid (C22:0) is used to reduce solvent evaporation from paint strippers and as an anti-foaming agent in the production of detergents.
  • Behenic acid (C22:0) is used as an ingredient in floor care products and dripless candles.

Contact

Barbe Volbert

Head of cosmetic oils sales
- Europe


Tel +49 421 5239-46331
barbe.volbert@lamotte-oils.de

Juri Davidoff

Head of pharmaceutical oils sales - Europe


Tel +49 421 5239-46389
juri.davidoff@lamotte-oils.de

Jan-Christoph Morisse

Head of chemistry & technology
- Europe

Tel +49 421 5239-46437
jan-christoph.morisse@lamotte-oils.de

Sven Ronge

Head of export sales


Tel +49 421 5239-46139
sven.ronge@lamotte-oils.de

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