is obtained from the seeds of the Pitaya tree. The oil has a nice anti-aging-effect and helps smoothing and tightening the skin. It is rich in antioxidants and unsaturated fatty acids.
The Pitaya tree, also known as dragon fruit tree or Pitahaya tree belongs to the family of cactus plants. The fruit can be harvested from different tree species:
1. Hylocereus undatus: The fruit of this species has pink skin and white fruit flesh with black kernels. Our oil is obtained from this species.
2. Hylocereus monacanthus: The fruit of this species is characterized by pink skin and red fruit flesh with black kernels.
3. Selenicereus megalanthus: This species differs from the others by its yellow skin with white fruit flesh and black kernels.