Almond - Sweet - Carrier Oil

Prunus amygdalus dulcis

Sweet Almond is lubricating, but not penetrating, which makes it an excellent massage oil, and protectant. Sweet Almond Oil is the therapists mainstay and is widely used in cosmetics, massage and body products for its rich properties. Sweet Almond is naturally rich in retinoids which are a compound of Vitamin A,

Extraction Method - Expeller Pressed
Parts Used - Kernels

Other Names - N/A

Therapeutic & Skincare

Almond oil helps provide lubrication and moisture to the driest skin. It is a relatively light oil so readily absorbs into the skin. It helps to heal chapped skin and dry spots when applied topically. The high content of Omega 6 and 9 helps aid the skin's' natural repair.

The natural anti-inflammatory properties of the oil help to under eye puffiness and dark circles.

Hair Care

Almond Oil helps with flaking and itching scalp, helping. Moisturising the scalp and making dead cells loosen their grip from the scalp to be washed out. This makes Almond Oil useful in a Hot Oil hair treatment.

Precautions & Safety Information

  • Not suitable for those with a nut allergy

IMPORTANT NOTICE - We do not recommend that Essential Oils, Carrier Oils, or Hydrosols be taken internally unless under the supervision of a trained professional who is has qualified in clinical Aromatherapy - specifically in using these items internally. Please speak to a member of staff for more information.