The history of Maclura Pomifera
Rich in folklore dating back to early Native American culture, the extract of Maclura Pomifera (Osage Orange) was used for centuries as a botanical source for treating medical ailments. The seeds were also used as a nutritional source of amino acids, proteins, carbohydrates, essential fatty acids and lipids.
Native to North America
Osage Orange (Maclura Pomifera) is native to North America. Historically the tree occurred in the Red River drainage of Oklahoma, Texas and Missouri. The trees were planted in rows during the settlement of the Midwest to contain cattle prior to the invention of barbed wire. Today the tree can be found in most states east of the Rocky Mountains.
Harvesting the new found benefits
Prior to its use as a botanical ingredient in Pomifera Hair Care Products, the Osage Orange was of limited commercial value. Osage Healthcare, Inc. is the first company to harvest the fruit and currently has channel lock on the world wide access to this exciting new botanical source.
A new standard for hair & skin care
The light weight, Omega-6 rich, UV protective 100% Pure Pomifera Oil is cold press isolated from the seeds of the Maclura Pomifera fruit. This Vegan product is the rarest, most coveted oil for hair and skin care in the world. It is nature’s unique mix of phytonutrients and bio-flavonoids that deliver the benefits of Pomifera Oil. All of our products deliver moisture, shine, and body because of this luxurious oil.
Finally, Science Meets Beauty
Scientific publications have shown that Pomifera Extract contains super antioxidant, potent anti-inflammatory, and useful antifungal agents – making it an ideal botanical extract that delivers cosmeceutical benefits to the hair and scalp. It also enhances the performance and stability of key ingredients found in all Pomifera Hair Care products.