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Carrier/Exotic Oils > Cape Chestnut aka Yangu Nut Oil
Cape Chestnut aka Yangu Nut Oil

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Price: $7.95
Availability: in stock
Prod. Code: CO-528

Cape Chestnut Oil
AKA Yangu Oil


- conditioning
- healing
- used for cracking skin
- helps psoriasis, scaling and eczema

Botanical Name: Calodendrum Capense

Origin:  Uganda (wild sourced)

Origin:  Slightly woody

Extraction Method: Cold Pressed

Color: Light to medium (very thick) orange (liquid at room temperature)

Derived From: the seed

Contains: a high content of essential fatty acids with an inherent ultra violet protection factor,
this oil, high in antioxidants lends a beautiful quality to skin and hair formulations. 


Palmitic 17.6%
Palmitoleic 0.7%
Stearic 5.7%
Oleic 47.7%
Linoleic 26.7%
Linolenic 0.7%

Base Oil:  can be used up to 100% strength

Shelf Life: 1 year plus (if kept refrigerated)

Application:  all skins, conditioning without the characteristic oily feel