Description: Oil extracted from sweet almonds. It is also commonly used as a vehicular oil to dilute other oils.
Ingredients: Sweet almonds.
Main ingredient: Almonds are the cultivated seeds of almond trees. These trees can grow in almost any part of the world with a temperate climate and can reach between 4-10 meters high and belong to the Rosaceae family. The seeds are very small and have a roasted, light brownish color. They can be eaten all around the world as a healthy and simple snack, but there are many ways to take the most advantage of their properties...(Read more)
Uses and benefits: Almond oil is rich in vitamins and oils which provide a regenerating and moisturizing effect in dry areas of the skin and unhealthy hair. Due to the abundance of vitamin A and E and antioxidants present in this oil, it is one of the most effective oils to keep a healthy appearance of the skin. Since it is vegetal and functional oil, it is commonly used in the making of humectation creams and lotions which prevent the skin from ageing.
Since it is an effective vehicular oil, it is useful for dissolving other oils in massages. It is also helpful to reduce inflammations in the skin because of the vitamin C present in almond oil’s composition. Just apply 2-3 drops of almond nut oil in the affected area with very soft massages.