APPENDIX D:BODY CARE INGREDIENT GUIDE

Ingredients INCI (International Nomenclature of Cosmetic Ingredients) names appear below in italics.

BUTTERS AND OILS

AVOCADO OIL

Persea gratissima (Avocado) Oil

DESCRIPTION:

This is a medium-weight oil with a shelf life of about 1 year. Avocado oil is easily absorbed into deep tissue, and with its wonderfully emollient properties, it is ideal for mature skin. It also helps to relieve the dryness and itching of psoriasis and eczema. It is also said to help with skin regeneration.

FATTY ACID PROFILE:

Caprylic Acid

0.0%

Capric Acid

0.0%

Lauric Acid

0.0%

Myristic Acid

15.2%

Palmitic Acid

5.5%

Stearic Acid

0.1%

Oleic Acid

62.0%

Linoleic Acid

16.0%

Linolenic Acid

0.0%

Ricinoleic Acid ...

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