Mafura

Mafura

Organic and wild harvested

The rich and healing butter extracted from the Mafura nut gave the tree its name – “mafura” being the word for “oil” or “fat”  in the southern African language of Sesotho.  The tree is also called the Natal mahogany and is recognized for its dark leaves, red-brown bark and fragrant yellow flowers.

Benefits:

  • Contains anti-inflammatory liminoids, specifically Trichilan A
  • Intensely moisturizing and nourishing
  • High in essential fatty acids
  • Does not clog pores
  • Regenerates cells
  • Alleviates itching
  • Nourishes cracked skin
  • Highly emollient
  • Easily absorbed

Mafura (Trichilia emetica)

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