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Monoi de Tahiti
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Monoi de Tahiti

  (4 Reviews)
  
Price:  £3.50Earn 3 Loyalty Points

Brand:  Natroma

Monoi de Tahiti is a fabulous oil that's lovely for the skin and has a gentle floral aroma like gardenia flowers.  It is made by macerating fresh Tiare flowers in pure coconut oil, and can only be produced in French Polynesia.  The oil is left to naturally infuse, and is then filtered before being packaged.  We'd stress that we supply a completely natural Monoi oil, so the aroma is a light floral.  This is because our Monoi has not been "enhanced" with synthetic fragrance oils.  We'd rather stock a completely natural Monoi oil, since it's more suited to people with sensitive skin.

When applied to the skin, natural Monoi it has a distinctive non-greasy feel making it perfect for use as a natural facial moisturiser, since it can be applied under make-up. Our Monoi de Tahiti is the highest quality available. It is an extremely versatile oil and can be used as a body massage oil, and hair treatment oil.  it is a lovely oil to use as a body massage oil and it's great to use as a non-greasy oil for the arms and legs.  Many customers use it to massage dry shins since it moisturises the skin and leaves a silku sheen rather than an oily feeling on the skin.  Natural (non-enhanced) Monoi is suitable for all skin types, and tests have proven it to be hypoallergenic and suitable for sensitive skin.  

Monoi is fabulous to use on the hair.  Simply melt a little oil and use the fingertips to run the oil through the hair stands.  It can be added quite thickly as a hot oil hair treatment - so you'd apply sufficient oil to make the hair strands feel quite oily.  Wrap the hair in a towel for 15-30 minutes to allow the Monoi to penetrate the hair, then shampoo and style as normal.  You'll find the Monoi will leave your hair feeling softer with a subtle floral aroma.  Alternatively, use just a small amount of Monoi on the dry ends of hair - it's great for taming curly/frizzy bar hair days!

When used as a bathing oil, you only need a little.  We'd suggest that you shower before bathing using our soap to gently cleanse the skin.  Then draw your bath and add a small amount of Monoi (just a capful is enough) to the comfortably hot water.  Your bath will smell lovely with a subtle floral aroma and you can rest back and enjoy a relaxing soak.  When you leave the bath, gently pat your skin dry since the Monoi will thinly coat the skin and will sink in to give softness and lasting hydration.  Remember to take care, since the Monoi could coat the bath surface (it depends how much you add to the water) so could make it feel slippery.

Choose from a handy 10ml amber glass rollerball bottle, a 40ml or 110ml aluminium bottle. 

We'd suggest that the rollerball is used to apply the Monoi to small areas such as during facial massage, and the larger 40ml and 100ml aluminium bottles sizes are great for using for body massage, as a luxurious bathing oil or hot oil hair treatments.

Monoi is naturally a solid oil below 20 degrees C, so to use simply place the bottle in hot water for a few moments.  This will gently melt the Monoi, so it will flow into the rollerball and can be applied to the face. In hot weather, the Monoi will be permanently be a liquid.  Never heat Monoi in the microwave.

Average Rating (4 Reviews):  
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Rating:  
Love it
Monday, 1 March 2021  | 

Wasn't sure about using this but decided to give it a try and I'm glad I did. Love that it can be used so many ways on the face hair and in the bath. Can't fault it and will get the bigger bottle next time!

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Rating:  
Amazing little bottle of goodness
Sunday, 9 August 2020  | 

This little bottle of Monoi de Tahiti oil is amazing! Comes in a solid form which turns into liquid oil when the bottle is put into hot water. Glides onto skin and does not leave it greasy like some body oils. Absolutely gorgeous smell that lingers for hours and leaves very dry skin lovely and silky smooth. If you haven't tried it yet I couldn't recommend it highly enough 😍❤

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2 of 2 people found this review helpful.


Rating:  
Great for face and my hair
Tuesday, 21 August 2018  | 

Thanks for having real monoi! I love using this in my hair like a hot oil after washing leaves it feeling soft with a delicate smell. On the face it sinks in fast and doesn't feel oily.

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2 of 2 people found this review helpful.


Rating:  
Hoped for more scent
Saturday, 14 October 2017  | 

Only a very subtle smell, hoped for more

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1 of 3 people found this review helpful.


Response:

Thank you for your review. Our Monoi de Tahiti is completely natural so the aroma is a subtle floral, and comes from fresh tiare flowers that have infused pure coconut oil. Stronger scented Monoi's are available but we choose not to stock these, since they're usually described as "enhanced" and contain a synthetic fragrance oil to boost the aroma. So if you're looking for a strongly scented Monoi oil just be aware that it won't be completely natural. Hope this helps.

CHRISTMAS DELIVERIES

Orders placed between 25th November - 6th December 2021 will be delayed due to us attending Birmingham's Christmas Cathedral Market.  Our shop will be closed for a week, so there will be unavoidable shipping delays.  Orders will be processed in the date order they arrived, with priority given to Courier and Priority shipping ahead of standard and free delivery.

FREE standard postage on UK orders over £35* 

UK Standard postage is £3.75 for orders under £35.  Orders are dispatched within 5 working days on a Royal Mail 2nd class service (that usually takes 3-5 working days to arrive after dispatch).  Orders with free delivery are processed, once orders with paid delivery have been cleared.  

UK Standard Signed For is £4.75 on orders up to £34.99 and a £1 on orders over £35.  This is a 3-5 working day delivery service (after dispatch) with the added piece of mind that your parcel will be signed for at the point of delivery.

UK Priority is £4.50 and is a Royal Mail 1st class service.  We process orders with this postage ahead of other orders and aim to dispatch in 2 working day (subject to stock availability).

* there is a small shipping surcharge on heavier items.

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