Ingredient 101: Tamanu Oil

Ingredient 101: Tamanu Oil

Tamanu Oil has been known to have strong healing qualities while also being antibacterial and anti-inflammatory. It’s a strong and potent moisturizing ingredient that contains natural UV absorbing qualities to help protect your skin from free radicals.

What type of skin benefits the most from Tamanu Oil?

All skin types can benefit from Tamanu Oil! Dry skin would benefit from this oil because it’s rich in Oleic Acid, making it very moisturizing for the skin! For combination and oily skin types, applying Tamanu Oil as a spot treatment will help combat and heal acne without the product feeling too thick/sticky on the skin.

What benefits does it have on the skin?

Tamanu oil is rich in antioxidants and will help keep your skin healthy and protected throughout the day. It can also help minimize the look of fine lines and wrinkles. In addition, this beneficial oil will heal skin irritations, providing a smooth, bright and even complexion! It is a powerhouse ingredient that is regenerating, calming, hydrating, smoothing, protective, nourishing, and exfoliating!

What skincare products contain this ingredient?


Like Dew Green Signal Dew Oil
Good for: Combination, Oily, Dry, Aging

Ready, set, DEW! This beautiful, green oil is 100% natural and multifunctional. Tamanu Seed Oil helps fade dark spots and hyperpigmentation while healing and moisturizing the skin. It’s also infused with Squalane to help soothe irritations caused by dry skin and/or acne!