Almond Sweet Virgin Organic Carrier Oil
Botanical Name: Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Virgin
Obtained from: Almond Nuts
Country of Origin: Various
Description: Sweet Almond is an excellent emollient and is known for its ability to soften and re-condition the skin. It is rich in proteins and Vitamin D, and is considered extremely nourishing - particularly when used regularly. Contains Olein Glyceride Linoleic Acid. It can be expected to sooth dry skin and irritated areas. Massage therapists should note that it can stain sheets.
Colour: Colourless to pale yellow
Aromatic Description: Sweet Almond has very little scent characteristic of most carrier oils.
Common Uses: A versatile oil suitable for all skin types. It is often used in baby products, oil-base perfumes, for the treatment of eczema, psoriasis and acne in creams, in makeup removers and cleansing products and to treat itchy or hard skin.
Consistency: Typical and Characteristic of Carrier Oils
Absorption: Easily absorbs with a semi-oily to oily feeling on the skin.
Shelf life: Users can expect a shelf life of 24 months with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.