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Sweet Almond

This item has been discontinued as this is a nut oil and we are going nut-free.  The information below is for educational purposes only so you can compare the properties to other oils that we do stock.

Botanical Name:  Prunis Amygdalus
Extraction Method:  Cold Press

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 soothe dry skin and irritated areas.  Massage therapists should note that it can stain sheets.

Colour:  Golden yellow

Aromatic Description:  Sweet Almond has very little scent characteristic of most carrier oils.

Common Uses:  Sweet Almond is a very popular, all purpose carrier oil.  It is used by manufacturers, aromatherapists, and massage therapists.

Consistency:  Typical and characteristic of Carrier Oils.

Absorption:  Absorbs into skin at average speed, slight oil feeling left on skin.

Shelf life: Sweet Almond oil is slow to go rancid; users can expect a shelf life of 6 Months to 1 Year with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight).  Refrigeration after opening is recommended.

Cautions:  None known.

Important Note:  The information provided is for educational purposes only.


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  • Model: CO.SA
  • 0 Units in Stock
  • Manufactured by: Create It Yourself

Current Reviews: 2

This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 04 April, 2006.