Botanical Name: Prunus dulcis
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Unrefined
Obtained From: Kernels
Description: Sweet Almond Carrier Oil is an excellent emollient and is known for its ability to soften and re-condition the skin. It is rich in proteins, Olein Glyceride Linoleic Acid, and Vitamin D, and is considered extremely nourishing to the skin through moisturization - particularly when used regularly. It can be used to soothe dry skin and irritated areas. Massage therapists should note that it can stain sheets.
Color: Pale yellow to golden yellow liquid.
Aromatic Description: Sweet Almond Carrier Oil has very little scent, characteristic of most carrier oils.
Common Uses: Sweet Almond Organic Carrier Oil is used in natural skin-care products, and by massage therapists.
Consistency: Typical and Characteristic of Carrier Oils
Absorption: Absorbs into skin at average speed, slight oil feeling left on skin.
Shelf Life: Users can expect a shelf life of up to 3 years with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Please refer to the Certificate of Analysis for current Best Before Date.
Cautions: None Known.
Storage: It is recommended that cold-pressed carrier oils be kept in a cool, dark place to maintain freshness and achieve maximum shelf life. If refrigerated, bring to room temperature before using.
Appearance : Pale yellow to yellow liquid.
Odor : Characteristic odor.
Flash point : 215°C
Solubility (ies) : Soluble in alcohol and oils. Insoluble in water.