Mango is a refreshing delicious tropical fruit from the tree Mangifera Indica.
It has health promoting qualities in that it is full of antioxidants. It is a good source of fibre and contains vitamin E, C, B6 and A. It’s not just the luxurious moisture packed flesh that is beneficial but the seed is equally beneficial and is cold pressed to get butter. It has good emollient properties which makes it ideal for skin care products.
Mango butter softens and soothes the skin. The vitamin A and C in it helps stimulate cells that firm and tighten skin. The butter is rich in oleic acid, palmitic acid, omega-9 acid, stearic acid and fatty acid. These all aid moisturise and repair damaged skin as well as improve elasticity. It qualities help with dry skin and other skin conditions like eczema. It helps sooth and heal irritated skin from insect bites, sun burn and adds a bit of sun protection as well.