Noni, or morinda citrifolia, is a fruit-bearing tree, native across Southeast Asia and Australasia. It is also widely found in the Pacific Islands. Noni is considered a superfruit, containing over 170 vitamins and nutrients. It has been used for thousands of years to cure various ailments in the body. Noni’s benefits are too many to list, including antioxidant, immune booster, and promoting skin health. The whole tree is useful, not just the noni fruit.
There are other natural ingredients used to make hair and skincare, such as aloe vera, argan oil, and coconut oil. Noni is lesser known but growing in popularity.
A range of products made from noni include juice, tea, haircare and skincare products. To make hair and skincare, leaves and branches are used to make extract. Industrialised process is not involved.
You can view some of the products made from noni on Flame Angel. The noni used is grown in Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands (USA). It is grown without the use of synthetic fertilizers, pesticides, or herbicides. They are also free of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and artificial additives. Simply put, it is good for you.
There is growing awareness of consuming products that are grown using pesticides or herbicides. It is considered to be harmful for you. The same goes for haircare and skincare. All natural products made with minimal processing is considered better for your hair and skin. Try it and see if you notice a difference.
More on this in the next post.