Sweet almond Prunus amygdalus dulcis oil is one of the most diverse and accessible skin care oils, making it one of the most popular natural skin care ingredients. Due to its weight and nutrient density, it is excellent for bath and after-shower applications, and especially appropriate for caring for dry skin.
This special nut is actually a drupe sometimes referred to as a stone fruit , which has been used in food, skin care, and medicine for centuries. Its valuable oil comes from a pressing of the nut which yields a considerable amount with each pressing. A natural source of skin-nourishing fatty acids and lipids, sweet almond oil has a rich consistency and glides well when used for massage
Aura Cacia Sweet Almond Oil typically comes from the United States.
Sweet almond oil is fairly stable, high in oleic acid, and contains a fair amount of linoleic acid and essential fatty acid, which contributes to its absorbability and weight.
The claim to fame of sweet almond oil is its high Vitamin E content. It also contains Vitamin K and is rich in Omega 9
Sweet almond oil is clear to light yellow, its aroma ranges from odorless to a mild nut scent, and it's well known for being nourishing, soothing, and protecting.
Due to the nature of this oil, cloudiness or particles in oil may occur.
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis Sweet Almond Oil, Tocopherol Vitamin E .
Directions There are so many ways to use skin care oils. The above suggested uses are just an introduction to a wide variety of quick tips and recipes available on auracacia.com. Suggested Uses Quick Tip Combine with 2- 3 drops of essential oil in a roll-on bottle to use on the go. Recipe Sweet Orange Almond Foot Scrub Ingredients 48 drops Aura Cacia Sweet Orange Essential Oil 2 fluid ounces Aura Cacia Sweet Almond Skin Care Oil 1/4 cup whole almonds 4-ounce Aura Cacia Amber Wide Mouth Jar with Writable Label Directions 1. Measure sweet almond oil into a small mixing bowl. 2. Place almonds in a blender or food processor and pulse until a medium fine meal forms. 3. Add ground almonds to sweet almond oil and mix well. 4. Add vanilla and sweet orange to mixture and stir well. 5. To use, apply about 1 tablespoon of scrub to each foot, massaging and scrubbing across entire surface. Rinse with warm water and towel dry.
WarningsKeep out of reach of children. As with all dietary supplements, consult your healthcare professional before use. See product label for more information. FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY. AVOID CONTACT WITH EYES. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. IF IRRITATION OCCURS, DISCONTINUE USE. DO NOT USE IF YOU HAVE AN ALLERGY TO TREE NUTS.