The avocado has been used as a source of nutrients since the 13th century. The Aztecs were the first to understand the benefits of this wonderful fruit. Gram for gram the avocado is among the most nutrient dense of all fruits. High in many vitamins and minerals that are lacking in the modern diet, it is this nutritional profile that makes the avocado worthy of being listed as a super food.
The super food qualities of avocado also make it a superior skin food and this has been cited in numerous scientific studies. Naturally high in vitamins, minerals and essential fatty acids, avocados are antioxidant rich and support natural skin health.
Avocado oil is derived from the pulp of the fruit and contains carotene, protein, lecithin and fatty acids. It's also high in vitamins A, D and E, which help to moisturise the skin and protect it from damaging UV rays. It is for these numerous benefits that avocado oil is the perfect base for a skin care range designed for natural beauty.
Avocado oil's ability to stimulate collagen production makes it the most special of all natural oils. It's high oleic acid levels allow absorption of nutrients, found in avocado and other natural oils deep into the skin.
Avocado oil also acts as a humectant, drawing water molecules into the skin to deeply hydrate and nourish. As a pure oil, it helps to reduce inflammation and promote healing through the generation of new connective tissue.
Tropicology contains up to 25 percent pure avocado oil in each product, providing concentrated and effective performance to enhance your skin's health.