Orbignya oleifera is a type of palm, called babassu palm, that is native to South America. The oil from the seeds of this tree is similar to coconut oil. It fights acne because of its natural anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties. The nourishing oil helps to promote healing of acne-related scarring. Brings relief to dry and itchy skin irritations such as eczema and psoriasis. Babassu oil is packed with vitamin E, antioxidants and fatty acids with a high concentration of lauric acid which offers anti-microbial, anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory properties.
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