Moringa Oleifera

Moringa has Vitamin A, Vitamin B1, Vitamin B2, Vitamin B3, Vitamin B6, Vitamin B7, Vitamin C, Vitamin D, Vitamin E and Vitamin K. The list of Minerals present in Moringa is abundant and few of the main minerals include Calcium, Copper, Iron, Potassium, Magnesium, Manganese and Zinc.Research has shown that in our hurry up world of fast foods and extremely stressful work schedules we have developed extraordinarily poor eating habits. This extremely poor diet affects our general health and energy levels and makes us far less healthy.

Moringa contains 90+ nutrients and 46 antioxidants. It contains almost all the necessary vitamin, micro and macro minerals for the cell function.

Traditional uses of Moringa Oleifera:

A folk remedy for stomach complaints, catarrh, hay fever, impotence, oedema, cramps, hemorrhoids, headaches, sore gums; to strengthen the eyes and the brain, liver, gall, digestive, respiratory and immune system, as a blood cleanser and blood builder, and for cancer treatment. A traditional folk remedy was to use the leaves as a poultice on the abdomen to expel intestinal worms. Oil from the seed, called Oil of Ben, is used for earache and in ointments for skin conditions. The oil rubbed on the skin is said to prevent mosquitoes from biting. Flowers infused in honey are used as a cough remedy.

 Moringa leaves contain:

•2 times the protein of yogurt

•7 times the vitamin C of oranges

•3 times the potassium of bananas

•4 times the vitamin A of carrots

•4 times the calcium of milk

Moringa Oil

Moringa oil is among the most desired oils in the formulation of skin care products and cosmetics, chosen for its many antioxidants and documented skin-rejuvenating properties. Extracted from the large seeds of the Moringa Oleifera tree, Moringa oil is among the most exotic and highly sought out of all the world’s many oils. Many health and beauty experts consider Moringa oil the primary secret behind the healthy and radiant skin seen in Asia and Africa.

 With an impressive oleic acid content of 72%, Moringa oil penetrates deeply into the skin, delivering vital nutrients and also helping the skin and hair retain moisture. Moringa oil’s benefits include skin care and rejuvenation, stronger and healthier hair, wrinkle reduction and skin blemish removal.

Moringa oil is a non-drying nutty flavoured oil with a clear or slightly pale yellow consistency. The healing properties have been documented for centuries, dating back to ancient cultures. It has been used in skin preparations and ointments since Egyptian times. Because Moringa contains powerful antioxidants, it’s also included in soaps, shampoos, body washes, and skin scrubs. Moringa oil absorbs quickly into the skin, so it is a good choice for beauty products that are rinsed off the skin, such as soaps and bath scrubs.

Moringa oil can also be found in  lotions, lip balm, and other products that target dry and flaking skin, and is a popular ingredient in blended massage oils. It is pleasant to the touch, warms well, is not sticky, and combines well with other oils and fragrances. Moringa oil–one of the most nutrient dense oils in the world–is a popular choice for anti-aging