Persea Gratissima Oil Unsaponifiables

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Also-called-like-this: Avocado Oil Unsaponifiables
What-it-does: antioxidant, soothing, emollient

In general, the unsaponifiable part of an oil is always the one that resists soap making. If you wanna know more about this, we wrote a little explanation about what can be saponified and what not in an oil at sunflower oil unsaponifiables (2nd paragraph).

Avocado oil contains much more (about 5-12%) unsaponifiables than most other oils (it's only 1-2% of oils usually). The major components in the unsaponifiable part are skin nourishing and soothing sterols (β-Sitosterol mainly and some campesterol) and the most potent antioxidant type of vitamin E, α-Tocopherol.