Monoï de Tahiti® Appelation d'Origine
Discover the traditional beauty secret of Tahitian women with these luxurious, deeply moisturizing oils made from soaking the petals of Tahitian gardenias (Tiare Tahiti) in coconut oil. Fast absorbing and delicately aromatic, they combine the softening and soothing qualities of Tiare with the replenishing power of coconut for gorgeous, dewy, youthful-looking skin from head to toe.
How to identify Monoï deTahiti®, Appellation of Origine?
The list of ingredients on the packaging must contain the terms “C o c o s n u c i f e ra ” and “ G a rd e n i a t a h i t e n s i s ”. The percentage of Monoi de Tahiti® used in the product formula must also be indicated on the label. In order to identify Monoi deTahiti® more easily,some brands use the Appellation of Origin stamp-but this is not mandatory.
The Tiare Tahiti
The emblem of French Polynesia, the Tiare Tahiti (Gardenia taitensis), literally "flower of Tahiti", exudes a sophisticated and bewitching fragrance. A beautiful snowy-white flower, the symbol of purity unveils softening, purifying and soothing properties.
A nutritive fruit of Tahiti , the Coconut from the coral beds (Cocos nucifera) is the white gold of Tahiti. It produces a clear oil of incomparable delicacy. Light and silky, it is appreciated for its moisturizing and nourishing properties.
Monoï de Tahiti Tradition
As a legacy, the Mahoi tradition has given us a precious sacred oil. This is the prodigious combination of fresh tiare flowers and refined coprah oil. Monoi de Tahiti is much more than a skin and hair preparation. It has also the power to stimulate the senses and feed the imagination. The product of a luxuriant nature, it is the inspiration for a new art of personal care.