July 24, 2019
How UV Rays Can Damage Skin - Tips For Every Season
Skin protection from the sun and its harmful UV rays is one of the most important steps you can take to both prevent painful and potentially cancer-causing sunburns as well as the early signs of aging. But how do UV rays affect the skin and how can you best protect...
June 18, 2019
Summertime Skin Care with Buriti (Aguaje) Oil
The first day of summer officially arrives in just a few days, so it’s time to start thinking about summertime skin care and additional protective measures you can take to prevent UV rays from damaging your skin. In addition to sunburn and skin cancer, UV damage can speed up the...
May 29, 2018
Buriti Oil vs. Coconut Oil
Coconut oil has been a popular emollient for hair and skincare, but other, more effective and beneficial oils are becoming more well known in recent years. For example, buriti oil, which comes from the fruit of a palm tree that grows in the Amazon, is a vitamin-rich oil that deeply...
May 25, 2018
How Buriti Protects & Strengthens Hair and Skin
Buriti oil has some wonderful, diverse benefits for the skin and hair. It’s a head-to-toe moisturizer first and foremost, but also contains some important vitamins and minerals that enable it to provide additional benefits and treatment properties. The buriti fruit grows in the tropical region of the Amazon, and is...
May 14, 2018
All About Buriti Oil
Buriti, which is scientifically known as Mauritia flexuosa, is an Amazonian palm tree that produces a fruit that contains an oil that has been used for thousands of years to add moisture and shine to hair and fight aging of the skin. The Brazilians know the buriti tree as the...
June 16, 2015
Buriti Fruit: Health and Beauty from the 'Tree of Life'.
Buriti - Pronounced boo-ree-CHEE—is a rich, smooth oil that I've loved for years. It is sustainably harvested from a palm tree that grows all over the tropical forests of my homeland of Brazil – generally in wetter areas near rivers and streams. We Brazilians know the Buriti palm as the...
June 08, 2015
Buriti Oil: An Exotic Oil That Does Wonders for Your Hair
Learn more from our guest blogger Dr. Q (Woman Entrepreneur and CEO of Shtrands) on Buriti's awesome chemical composition and why it is so great for hair.