The oil is extracted from the macadamia nuts coming from a tropical tree growing in Australia, Eastern Africa and Hawaiian Islands. The nut contains a white almond very rich in oil and of high quality. It contains 80 % of mono-unsaturated fatty acids. Its content in palmitoleic and oleic acids gives to this oil cells anti-oxidation properties. Penetrating very quickly, it is easily used as ""day oil"". It also nourishes the hair. It is recommended for the treatment of stretch marks, scars and chaps.