Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil

Argan Oil

→ Mexican Name: Aceite de argán
→ INCI: Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil
→ Derivation: 🥭 Fruit
→ Country of origin: 🌍 Africa


Argan oil is derived from the kernels of the argan tree (Argania spinosa). The oil is extracted through a process of drying, roasting, and pressing the kernels. Rich in essential fatty acids, antioxidants, and vitamins, argan oil is highly valued for its nourishing and rejuvenating properties for the skin and hair. Its unique composition makes it an excellent moisturizer and anti-aging treatment, helping to improve skin elasticity and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.


  • Moisturising
  • Skin barrier protector
  • Anti-aging


Rich in essential fatty acids, argan oil provides intense hydration by deeply moisturizing and nourishing the skin. Additionally, argan oil boasts antioxidant properties, courtesy of its high vitamin E content, which protect the skin from free radical damage. Its anti-inflammatory properties make it effective in soothing irritated skin, reducing redness and inflammation associated with various skin conditions. Furthermore, argan oil contributes to improving skin elasticity and reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, promoting a smoother, more youthful complexion.


Antioxidant Support, Barrier Support, Signs of Aging, Dryness & Dehydration

Suitable for

  • All skin types

Our approach to ingredients

At Viva Maia, we're proud to introduce a unique skincare collection that marries the profound heritage of pre-Hispanic cultures with modern scientific innovation.

Our formulations are crafted from 100% natural ingredients, selected for their effectiveness and eco-friendly nature. With Mexico's rich biodiversity, we tap into potent and sustainable ingredients.

We cultivate many of these ingredients ourselves and meticulously handcraft our extracts, powders, and oils.