Palm oil

Palm oil

Palm oil is a vegetable oil obtained from the fruit of the palm tree. Each fruit contains a single seed (the palm kernel) surrounded by a soft oily pulp. The oil is extracted from both the pulp of the fruit (palm oil) and the kernel (palm kernel oil). Palm oil is the largest natural source of tocotrienol, part of the Vitamin E family. Popular in hot and cold process soap making because it produces a big, fluffy lather.

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Palm oil is a vegetable oil obtained from the fruit of the palm tree. Each fruit contains a single seed (the palm kernel) surrounded by a soft oily pulp. The oil is extracted from both the pulp of the fruit (palm oil) and the kernel (palm kernel oil). Palm oil is the largest natural source of tocotrienol, part of the Vitamin E family. Popular in hot and cold process soap making because it produces a big, fluffy lather.

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