Sweet Almond Oil
This oil is prepared by expressing the seed of the bitter or sweet almond Prunus amygdalus var. dulcis.
Aroma: Faint floral.
Color: Pale yellow.
Taste: Mild, sweet flavor.
Viscosity: Light to moderately viscous.
Constituents: Mainly oleic acid with smaller amounts of linoleic, myristic, and palmitic acids.
Uses: It is a nourishing and demulcent oil that is nearest to the oil found naturally in the skin.
Its light aroma makes it suitable for blending with Essential oils.
This oil also is used as a base for cold, hand, and cleansing creams.
Externally, it is excellent for cradle cap and eczema, and to soften wrinkles around the eyes.
*We have also used it as an anti-cellulite base!
Storage Requirements: Store in a well-filled, airtight container at a cool temperature, protected from light. The refrigerator is ideal. It is relatively stable when cold pressed.
This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.