Description for: Almond Oil, Sweet
Our sweet almond oil is cold pressed from 100% pure almond nuts and then gently refined. It is rich in essential fatty acids and vitamins A, B1, B2, B6 and E. Rich in oleic acid, Sweet Almond Oil has excellent penetrating abilities, which makes it perfect for skin care and aromatherapy preparations. It is also high in linoleic acid, which helps prevent dry, rough or itchy skin. It is rich in proteins, Olein Glyceride Linoleic Acid and Vitamin D, and is considered extremely nourishing - particularly when used regularly. Users can expect a shelf life of 1 year with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
This high quality nut oil is a great emollient for softening and conditioning the skin and hair. It is well suited for eczema, psoriasis and itchy, dry and inflamed skin Sweet almond oil is light and penetrates easily, making it a great aromatherapy carrier oil, massage oil or after bath oil. Use it in creams, lotions, lotion bars, balms, scrubs, massage oils and soap. Sweet Almond Carrier Oil is an excellent emollient and is known for its ability to soften and re-condition the skin. It can be expected to sooth dry skin and irritated areas.
An excellent choice for both massage and skin care! See our Almond Light Blend for a pleasing variation on Sweet Almond.