Mango (magnifera indica)

Mango, popularly known as the king of fruits, belongs to the genus Mangifera indica. It is a species of flowering plant in the sumac and poison ivy family Anacardiaceae. It is native to the Indian subcontinent where it is indigenous.

Mango Butter rich in oleic acid, a mono-unsaturated omega-9 acid, and stearic acid, a saturated fatty acid. These are ingredients the skin readily recognizes, takes up, and uses to help add moisture to the skin, repair damage, and improve elasticity.

Here are some other interesting facts about Mango Butter

Expressed from the seeds of the mango tree

Moisturizing and offers minimal protection from the sun

May help ease dry skin conditions

May help slow down degeneration of skin cells

Softer than shea and cocoa butter at room temperature, but still solid

Creamy texture

Blends well with other oils

Little to no odour

Nutrient dense, contains vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants

Makes an excellent hair conditioner because it absorbs quickly

Use in lip balms, body butters, creams, and soaps

For your whole body: See the line up of wonderful products featuring versatile, enriching Mango Butter, below.