Cherry Kernel - Carrier Oil

Prunus avium

Cherry Kernel Oil is extracted by pressing the 'Sweet Cherry', a plant native to Europe. The plant grows in abundance throughout the world, from the UK to New Zealand. The majority of Cherry Kernel oil is from a variety of European sources. The demand for cherries is high and the fruit season normally limited to just a month, so the availability of crop changes throughout the summer from Origin.

Extraction Method - Cold Pressed
Parts Used - Kernels

Other Names - Sweet Cherry, Wild Cherry, Cherry Pit Oil

Therapeutic & Skincare

Rich in Vitamin A, Cherry Kernel oil is similar to Sweet Almond, however it has a less 'fatty' feel making in much more useful for skincare. The high amount of antioxidants, Oleic acid and natural emollient results in improvements to dry skin and refinement in large pores.

Hair Care

Oleic acid (Omega-9) which is found in abundance in Cherry Kernel oil helps maintain healthy hair and can help prevent the build up off dandruff.

Precautions & Safety Information

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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.