Babassu oil has incredible nourishing qualities, is absorbed quickly by the skin, makes the skin soft and has a cooling effect. Babassu oil is moisturising and non greasing. Thus the oil increases the skin's self protection. Babassu oil nourishes due to the high content of lauric and myristic acid that leave a protective layer on the skin. Babassu oil is good for nourishing baby skin as well as inflamed and acne-prone skin. Also the oil is a good massage oil due to its nourishing qualities.