APRICOT KERNEL OIL, CERTIFIED ORGANIC
Apricot kernel oil is known to have extremely nourishing qualities, light and is easily absorbed into the skin makes it very suitable for all skin types, especially for sensitive, inflamed, dry or mature skin. The oil is rich in vitamins A, C, and E, as well as the essential linoleic and oleic fatty acids. Massage just a small amount of oil on the face leaves skin feeling soft and supple without leaving the skin feeling oily.
Botanical Name: Prunus armeniaca
Method: Cold Pressed
Plant Part: Kernel
Aroma: has very little scent
Color: Pale Yellow
Properties: Emollient, moisturising, nourishing, high in essential fatty acids.
- Dilute essential oils before they are applied to the skin or massage into desired area
- Make into cream base, lotions and body butters product to reduce roughness and cracking
- An ideal facial skin care treatment to apply at bedtime
- Can be used in body blends at 100% strength.
For external use only. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs. Apricot Kernel Oil is slow to go rancid. Longer shelf life can be expected if store in a cool dark place. Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
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The information provided is for educational purpose only. It is not considered complete. Talk to our aromatherapist to find out more about it.