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Muruci Oil (Byrsonima Crassifolia Fruit Oil)

Muruci Oil (Byrsonima Crassifolia Fruit Oil)

Different kinds of oils have various benefits. Some oils are natural, while some oils are synthetic. Muruci oil is a natural oil derived from a small fruit.

Natural oils are comparatively harmless and better to use. Muruci oil is a popular oil that can be used in products related to the skin.

In this article, we will be giving you the information you have been eager to know about regarding the popular Muruci oil.

History and Origins of Muruci Oil and Fruit?

Muruci oil is a natural oil derived from a tropical fruit from a flowering plant, Byrsonima crassifolia. This fruit is available in the entire Amazon area.

The many common names of this plant are Muruci, Murici, golden spoon, craboo, kraabu, and nance.

The Byrsonima Crassifolia is valued greatly for its small, yellow, sweet, round fruit that has a strong scent. These fruits tend to be having a pungent and strong smell and flavor.

The fruit measures one to one quarter in its diameter. The taste of the Muruci fruit has been said to be a mixture of lychee, banana, and pear.

Byrsonima crassifolia grows slowly into a huge shrub or a tree to a height of 10 m. it grows well at an altitude of up to 1800 meters. This tree grows abundantly in the wild. Sometimes it grows well in grass-filled savannas and open, wide pine forests.

It grows in various places. It grows in central Mexico, Central America, Columbia, Bolivia, Peru, as well as Brazil. It also grows in Barbados, Trinidad, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, the isle of Pines, and Cuba.

Byrsonima crassifolia fruit has 4.74% lipid, 4.89% sugar, 14.91% fiber, 70% water content, 5.45 % protein, as well as minerals and vitamins.

Extraction Of Muruci Oil

Extraction of Muruci oil is done using a supercritical fluid extractor unit. This unit utilizes carbon-dioxide, 99.9 % purity, at a pressure measuring 70 bar.

These extractions are usually done in laboratories. The extraction cell in the extractor unit is filled with Muruci pulp.

Some cotton is placed at both ends of the column. This is done to prevent particulates from entering the column. Glass beads are used so that the complete column is filled. The column is then placed inside the supercritical extraction unit.

Constituents Of Muruci Oil

  • Palmitic acid
  • Stearic acid
  • Oleic acid
  • Linoleic acid
  • Saponins
  • Alpha-Linoleic acid

Properties of Muruci Oil

  • Color - A pale yellow to golden liquid
  • Odor - a slightly fruity odor
  • Refractive index - at 20 degree Celsius, 1.460 - 1.485
  • Specific gravity - at 20 degree Celsius, 0.900 - 0.940
  • Solubility – it is soluble in cosmetic kinds of esters as well as fixed oils. They are insoluble in water.

Uses And Benefits of Muruci Oil

There are many benefits of Muruci oil. People across the globe use this extracted oil from the Muruci fruit, and it can be used for many things. It can be used in food, on the skin, as medicine, as alcohol, or as fuel.

Muruci for The Skin

Muruci oil is very rich in oleic and linoleic acids. They are also very rich in flavonoids, anthocyanins as well as tocopherols. Muruci oil has an antioxidant property and is very useful for anti-aging solutions that can be used in cosmetics.

Since it is very rich in tannins, it can be used as an antibacterial and as an antifungal agent for skin problems. It controls the spread of fungal infections.

Along with the skin, Muruci can also be consumed. Muruci oil also contains vitamins. The vitamins include vitamins B1, B2, and vitamin C. Vitamin C helps boost the immunity system and Vitamin B is useful for regulating the metabolic system.comes smoother and firmer. Additionally, it reduces wrinkles while hydrating your skin.

    Summing Up

    Muruci oil is very beneficial for the skin. People are learning more and more about it, and it is gaining popularity. However, it is recommended to get your medical practitioner's approval before you go ahead and use it, especially if you have a health condition.

    Wholesale - Bulk - Private Label 100% Pure MURUCI OIL

    PRODUCT # OMO-00800
    INCI NAME: Byrsonima Crassifolia Fruit Oil
    PART USED: Fruit
    SYNONYMS: Byrsonima crassifolia (L.) Kunth
    COMMON NAMES: Muruçi, Nance, Chacunga, Changunga, Nanche, Kraabu, Savanna Serrette, Craboo
    ORIGIN: Brazil


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