What is Macadamia oil for?

Lately there is more and more about the benefits of Macadamia oil. It is included in many cosmetic products.

The oil is light yellow and has no strong smell. It has a pleasant nut flavor. The oil is extracted from the fruit by cold pressing, which allows to preserve all the useful properties of the fruit.

Chemical composition of macadamia oil

The utility of Macadamia oil is due to its unique composition. The product contains:

  1. Polyunsaturated fatty acids. Especially valuable are palmitic and oleic acids.
  2. A large number of vitamins, including vitamins D, E and Retinol.
  3. A variety of trace elements.
  4. Nicotinamide. This substance is rarely found in raw materials of plant origin. Its value in the stimulation of local blood flow.
  5. Essential oils.
  6. Escualeno

It is practically not absorbed by the skin, but its beneficial substances effectively contributes to the dermis.


Macadamia oil, a valuable product, is used for both external and internal use. Its beneficial effects vary according to the way it is used.


In external use, Macadamia oil has the following beneficial effects

  • Improves skin regeneration
  • In the treated area increases metabolism;
  • Kojic particles hydrate intensely and easily eliminated
  • The skin looks younger
  • Subcutaneous vessels begin to work more intensely.

People who regularly use Macadamia oil have observed the following beneficial effects

  • healing small wounds
  • wrinkle reduction
  • youngest skin appearance
  • scalp health;
  • Effective sun protection
  • healthy nails;
  • Help in the fight against overweight.

Macadamia oil can also be taken internally. You have to take into account its caloric content, which is high. When taken orally, the product has the following positive effects

  • Improvement of metabolism
  • Purification of intestines
  • an enveloping effect inside the gastrointestinal tract;
  • Better cure of microlesions
  • Immunity reinforcement;
  • It helps fight chronic fatigue;
  • It helps to gain weight in case of your deficiency.

The oil should only be used internally if prescribed by a doctor and according to the recommended dose.

In countries where Macadamia oil is a natural product, no harmful or secondary effects have been found. However. In countries where the fruit is imported, there are cases of individual intolerance and allergic reactions.


There are not many contraindications for this product. They include:

  1. Individual oil intolerance.
  2. Consumption of more than 10 ml per day (if the product is taken oral).
  3. Allergic reactions.

Macadamia oil is practically harmless, which is naturally another great advantage.

Daily consumption

The oil is not very popular in the kitchen, but it can be used as a salad dressing or as an additive in baked products. It is also prescribed for the treatment of certain diseases. It is advisable to consult the doctor on the daily dose for medical purposes. If used to cook, the daily dose should be 10 ml/day.

How to use

Macadamia oil is widely used in cosmetology. It is usually included in the following products

  • hair washing products
  • capillary masks;
  • balm;
  • facial creams with rejuvenating effects;
  • Ant i-cellulite products.

In addition, it is often used as an independent product, but it is more useful when mixed with creams or other cosmetics.

Capillary cleaner

For a purifying to be effective, only the oil and a lemon is needed. Existenta the juice of the lemon and mix it with the oil. It is put in a water bath and heated at a temperature of 40c. The resulting cooled mixture applies to the hair and is left to act for 30 minutes. Then you have to wash your hair well with shampoo.

Mask for brunettes with clarifying effect

With the help of macadamia oil it can lighten the hair of tones and blondes. The effect is not significant, but it is still visible to the naked eye. For darker hair this oil is not effective. However, repairing and revitalizing properties are maintained when applied to any type of hair.

To prepare the mask the following oils are needed

  • Jojoba oil
  • Macadamia;
  • almonds oil.

These three oils are mixed with honey, ground cinnamon and conditioner. The resulting mixture must be applied to dirty hair and wait 2 hours. It is recommended to wear a polyethylene hat on the hair to enhance the effect.

Wash with shampoo.

Rejuvenating for the face

To maintain and rejuvenate the face, it is recommended to prepare a mask based on macadamia oil. For this you need

  • finely ground oat flakes;
  • Honey;
  • Natural yogurt;
  • yolk;
  • Macadamia oil;
  • aromatic and essential oils.

The mask is applied to vaporized skin and let act for 10 minutes. Next, it is clarified with warm water.

Moisturizing balm

It is quite popular is a moisturizing balm made from macadamia oil. It requires aromatic oils of basil and lavender, and macadamia oil itself. The product is preserved in a dark place in the fridge.

The balm applies to clean skin. Do not wash for 20 minutes to get the effect. After the balm it is recommended to use a tonic.

Ant i-cellulite treatment

To remove orange skin, a mixture of macadamia oil, mustard and sea salt is prepared. Rub the mixture on the skin for about 5 minutes.

Cosmetics with macadamia oil

Very often macadamia oil is added to commercial cosmetic products. There are many examples, but the most famous are

  • Nutrilogie (manufacturer Vichy).
  • Products with natural macadamia oil.

Vichy Nutrilogie

This product is designed to take care of excessively dry and simply dry skin. After the first application, the positive effect is already noticeable: the sensation of tuning disappears. After several applications there is an improvement in the skin tone and an increase in elasticity.

Natural Macadamia Oil

Macadamia Natural Oil is a brand specialized in professional hair care products. Your products are suitable for daily care. Not only are shampoles, but also masks, conditioners, balms and other cosmetics.

People who use products regularly notice a lasting improvement in the state of their hair.

Where to buy and how to keep Macadamia oil

Macadamia oil is relatively easy to find. It can be found in drug stores and products for hair care and body, as well as in herbal products stores.

It can be kept in a dark container and in a cold place up to four months (if it is cold pressed) and up to 10 months (if made from roasted product).

Add a comment