Native to India, the oil of Karanja is known to be a medicinal plant used in the ayurvedic pharmacopoeia. The pit of the fruit of the Pongamia Glabra gives an oil particularly rich in omega 9 and flavonoids.
They constitute the most important category of the polyphenols, very famous molecules for their antioxidant virtues.
It has photo-protective properties which have been evaluated and proven in laboratories by measurement of the SPF index, thus preventing the premature aging due to the sun.
Its fat acids contribute to soften the skin and to maintain its good moisturizing. This is the reason why it is one of the selected ingredient of Nectar de Bio, Arc en Sels’s cream especially formulated for the demineralized skins.
Mixed to the organic and fair trade shea butter, it is a protection base against the aggressions of the sun.
First cold pressed oil.
Natural and Organic Cosmetic certified by Ecocert Greenlife according to ECOCERT Standard available at http://cosmetics.ecocert.com