Botanical Name:Prunus dulcis
Country of Origin:USA
Extraction Method:Cold pressed from the kernels of sweet almonds.
Aromatic Scent:Sweet Almond carrier oil has very little scent, characteristic of most carrier oils.
Consistency:Typical of many carrier oils
Cautions:Made from almonds (a tree nut). Although our expert states skin reactions to nut oils are rare, those with nut allergies should consult their medical practitioner before coming into contact with sweet almond oil. Massage therapists: note that this oil may stain linens.
Sweet Almond carrier oil is an excellent emollient which softens and reconditions the skin. It penetrates easily and can soothe dry, irritated areas. Excellent for all skin types.
Well suited as a carrier oil for aromatherapy blends. Also useful as a bath or massage oil; excellent addition to lotion bars, sugar or salt scrubs and balms.
Work several drops of Sweet Almond Oil between your palms and massage into desired areas. For the face, after cleansing, massage 3-5 drops into your skin, paying particular attention to the area around your eyes (pat gently in that area). Can be used in skin blends at 100% strength.
Users can expect a shelf life of 12 months under proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
Plant Therapy Almond Carrier Oil
ESSENTIAL GOODNESS: Made in the USA, this oil is wonderfully emollient, so it's perfect for dry skin care and revitalizing hair. Simply rub a few drops between your hands and smooth onto your skin. Helps soothe itchy patches of psoriasis and keeps skin from drying out after a bath.
NATURE AT ITS BEST: Gentle enough to use on babies, so you can trust it even for sensitive skin. Enjoy a little spa luxury right at home. Rub a drop or two over your hair to tame frizz. Use it to soothe sunburn or as a natural makeup remover and facial moisturizer.
100% PURE SWEET ALMOND OIL: Derived from California sourced almonds (prunus amygdalus var. dulcis) and packaged in the USA. Does not contain any oils from foreign plant species or added anti-oxidants. Sourced and packaged in the USA. Sterol testing is performed to indicate purity of each batch.