Tucuma is rich in lauric, myristic and oleic acids. It is an excellent emollient that has a high spreadability and provides a silky soft touch to the skin. It is very rich in vitamins A (the vitamin A content reaches 50,000 u.i. per 100g of pulp, three times more than the carrot). This high content of provitamin A, mainly carotenoids, gives it a high antioxidant capacity. Also is rich in B1, B2, C and pectin, an important natural fiber. It is rich in omega 3,6 and 9, behaving like an excellent moisturizer with high-fat content because it contains lauric, myristic and oleic acids. is high in lauric, myristic, and oleic fatty acids – excellent for maintaining moisture in the skin
High lauric acid: Causes it to have anti-inflammatory action, antibiotic and stimulates the immune system, when lauric acid is digested, certain enzymes within the digestive tract form monoglycerides of monolaurin, a powerful agent capable of fighting viruses and infections bacterial infections. Lauric acid is also found in breast milk, which is very important for the baby's immune system. It is the famous colostrum, which kills worms, bacteria and fights infections.it forms a transparent protective film on the skin, similar silicone without clogging the pores of the skin. The lipid exchange of the skin is not impaired and acts very well on dry skin.
Tucuma butter for hair
Tucumã butter has the function of restoring and moisturizing damaged hair and moisturizing the skin. It forms a protective layer that protects the hair and the skin, but being natural does not prevent the absorption of nutrients in the hair nor obstructs the pores, and can be used by all skin types. The 100% natural butter of tucumã is extracted from the seeds and the pulp and rich in lauric, oleic and myristic acid. It has a high content of vitamin A, compared to buriti. It also has B vitamins and vitamin C.
Hair: it is great for curls, as it moisturizes and nourishes while assisting in the formation of curls. Helps to recover hair that has undergone smoothing and relaxation, dry hair, rough hair, has Vitamins A, B, and C help stimulate the growth of strong, healthy yarns. Lysine also helps in healthy growth and serves as a supplement in natural straightening. it's also suitable for sensitive skin. is ideal for frizzy, dry, dull and damaged hair. 2C – 4C hair types would love this.
Skin: moisturizes the skin and prevents the loss of water, thanks to lauric acid that creates a protective barrier, without clogging the pores. It has anti-inflammatory properties, so it is a great moisturizer for acne skin. It's very high amount of vitamin A helps in tanning and has antioxidant and anti-aging properties.
It helps maintain hydration, suppleness, and elasticity – a boon as body butter and a sealing butter for hair. is vegetable silicon. It mimics the properties of commercial silicone products without any of the harmful effects on hair. It forms a protective screen on the hair without clogging pores, drying out the hair or weighing down the hair. is rich in beta-carotene, which is converted into vitamin A; one of the important vitamins for healthier and stronger hair growth
Is high in lauric, myristic, and oleic fatty acids – excellent for maintaining moisture in the hair. It can also be used on the skin and its properties play a major role in alleviating dry skin, stretch marks, scarring, and other skin conditions.