Oil Colour Comparison

Left to right: Ximenia, Mongongo, Baobab, Kalahari Melon and Marula
Left to right: Ximenia, Mongongo, Baobab, Kalahari Melon and Marula

Ximenia Seed Oil

INCI Name: Ximenia americana Seed Oil

CAS Number: 95193-67-2

EC Number: 305-880-2

Skin Benefits:

  • Offers intense moisturisation, relieving dry and flaky skin.
  • Improves skin elasticity and firmness, reducing the signs of ageing.
  • Soothes and calms irritated skin, providing relief from itchiness and redness.
  • Promotes a healthy and radiant complexion, enhancing the skin’s natural glow.
  • Provides nourishing antioxidants, protecting the skin from environmental damage.
  • Absorbs quickly into the skin, leaving it soft, smooth and non-greasy.

Hair Benefits:

  • Conditions and softens the hair, making it more manageable and easier to style.
  • Adds shine and lustre to the hair, enhancing its natural beauty.
  • Helps to prevent split ends and breakage, maintaining the overall health of the hair.
  • Protects the hair from environmental stressors, such as heat and pollution.
  • Provides lightweight hydration to dry and damaged hair without weighing it down.
  • Suitable for all hair types, including colour-treated and chemically processed hair.


Fun ways to use Ximenia Seed Oil

  • Mix Ximenia Seed Oil into your hair mask for deep hydration and nourishment.
  • Blend Ximenia Seed Oil with Bergamot essential oil for uplifting and refreshing hair treatment.
  • Add a few drops of Ximenia Seed Oil to your shampoo to boost its moisturising benefits.