Moringa oil is extracted from the seeds of Moringa oleifera, also known as the Drumstick tree. Moringa oil has got a special name, it is Ben oil. It is called so because it has high amounts of behenic acid. Its seeds are also quite nutritious as they contain high levels of B vitamins and Vitamin C.Moringa oil has been mentioned as a very useful oil in the medicinal books of Greece and Rome. It is great for topical use on the skin and the hair. It is also a nice cooking oil with a soft, appealing taste. The oil provides nutrition to our skin and relieves aging signs. It is excellent carrier oil for aromatic compounds and it can be used to treat wounds. Moringa oil is a great moisturizer for the skin, drives away dead skin cells. Moringa oil absorbs the aroma of essential oils and other fragrat compounds like herbs, nuts, seeds, spices and chemicals.