The avocado is a fruit of the Lauraceae or laurel family. Its tree is on average 10 metres tall, with a leafy foliage and green oval leaves that may be as much as 25 cm long. It is typical of Mexico, Guatemala and Central America because it needs tropical and sub-tropical temperatures to grow.
The fruit is similar to a pear, from 7 to 20 cm long, with a green skin and pale yellow or green flesh. It is a natural active ingredient used in cosmetic for the care of fragile dry hair, nourishing and reinforcing it without making it heavy.