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jo·jo·ba

(hō-hō'bă)
Herbal oil remedy pressed from Simmondsia chinensis and S. californica; alleged to grow hair and cure dermatologic disorders.
[Mexican Sp.]

jojoba

(hŏ-hō′bă) [Mexican Span. fr the O'odham Indians]
A shrub of the Mojave and Sonoran deserts of North America (Simmondsia chinensis), whose seeds produce an oil used as an emollient.

jojoba (h·hōˑ·b),

n Latin names:
Simmondsia chinensis, Simmondsia californica; parts used: seed oil; uses: antioxidant, dry or irritated skin conditions, hair care, hair loss, acne; precautions: none known. Also called
deernut, goatnut, or
pignut.
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But jojoba meal, left over after oil extraction, was thought to contain compounds toxic to animals.
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All-natural ingredients include peptides, sodium hyaluronate, artemia extract, squaiine, jojoba oil, green tea, and vitamin C.
NATIO MINERAL LIP COLOUR IN RICH PLUM (pounds 11) Packed with goodies such as jojoba oil and bees wax, this is conditioning for the lips and is a slightly purple shade which can double up for day.
Natio Mineral Lip Colour in Rich Plum (pounds 11) Verdict: Packed with goodies such as jojoba oil and bees wax, this is conditioning for the lips and is a slightly purple shade which can double up for day.
All contain jojoba and hemp oil moisturisers that are locked in with beeswax to rejuvenate tired, chapped lips, leaving them silky soft and smooth.
Of course inside there's still the same high quality jojoba rich cream that leaves skin soft, smooth and supple.
Unlike green cleaners that still contain fragrance-enhancing but toxic limonenes, Liquid Sunshine is truly chemical-free, made from castille liquid soap and essential oils like organic coconut, olive and jojoba.
First, restore your 'do by using a deep-conditioning treatment (we like Nature's Gate Jojoba Revitalizing Hair Masque for damaged hair, $9, naturesgate.
This process infuses the hair with rich natural oils such as Rosewood and Jojoba.
thankfully, this unique formula with Aloe Vera and Jojoba seed oil helps your hair to do just this, keeping it frizz-free, shiny and luscious.
Crabtree and Evelyn's Jojoba Oil Moisturising Body lotion comes with a handy pump decanter.