While there have been a number of scientific studies on Tamanu Oil, the research has been limited, due largely to the product not being well known outside Pacific Island countries. However, sufficient scientific studies have been done in Europe, Japan and the U.S which puts Tamanu Oil in the super-oil category. This oil has the unique ability to promote the formation of new skin tissue and it possesses anti-inflammatory, anti-neuralgic, antibiotic and antioxidant properties.
Use/Application for the original Tamanu Oil:
External use of Tamanu Oil™
√ Ideal for sores
√ Soothes the skin and gives a glossy effect without making the skin greasy
√ For superficial skin problems such as redness, minor wounds, rashes ...
√ For heavy and tired legs
Tamanu Oil™ is good for all kinds of skin problems. Can be used with a bruise or even a burn wound.
In addition, Tamanu Oil™ often used for eczema, cracks in the skin.
- Diaper Rash
- Skin and hair of our Animals
- UV Protection
- Mosquitoes Bites
- Skin Conditions
- Acne scars
- Hair loss
- Dry skin
The harvesting of the nuts and the subsequent cold pressing into Tamanu Oil is a sustainable source of income
for the Oceania island people in a largely non-cash economy.
This income is much needed to pay for their children’s schooling and basic necessities such as rice and medical care.
√ Every purchase of a Volcanic Earth product directly assists Oceania island people in South Pacific to alleviate poverty.
Tamanu Oil™ -
Many active ingredients are found in pure Tamanu Oil™ that explain why Tamanu Oil™
works so well for skin problems and seems to be good for the healing of wounds.
One of the components is calophyllolide, what appears to be anti-inflammatory.
Other elements of the oil appears to work antibacterial. The oil is also rich in oil and linolenic acids,
which moisturize and soften skin, but does not make your skin oily.
Tamanu Oil™ -
Nature: is the fixed oil extracted from the nut kernels of the Tamanu Tree ( Its scientific name is Calophyllum Inophyllum).
The oil is simply cold pressed (no additives) and naturally filtered.
Shelf Life: Minimum of 24 months - Stores well under any condition but extreme temperatures will lessen the shelf life.
PRIMARY USES: ingredient for cosmetic formulations and hair conditioning products