Moringa oleifera is a fast-growing, drought resistant tree. The purported health benefits are: 1. Skin and hair - Moringa contains hydrating and detoxifying elements, which also boost the skin and hair. Moringa seed oil is beneficial for protecting hair against free radicals and keeps it clean and healthy. 2. Protecting the liver - Moringa appears to protect the liver against damage caused by anti-tubercular drugs and can quicken its repair process. 3. Preventing and treating cancer - Moringa extracts contain properties that might help prevent cancer developing. Moringa also contains niazimicin, which is a compound that suppresses the development of cancer cells.