Sweet Almond Oil
A light oil with a sweet and delicate nutty fragrance, similar to marzipan. Bursting with antioxidants that can help eliminate free radicals and fatty acids that can heal chapped, dry skin, Sweet Almond Oil caters to all skin types.
Little known fact: Almond oil is used as a wood conditioner for woodwind instruments such as the oboe and the clarinet.
Why should I use Sweet Almond oil?
The vitamin E in Sweet Almond oil helps to maintain healthy skin cells, helping to reduce the appearance of dark circles, fine lines and UV damage. The oil is almost non-comedogenic, so it won’t clog your pores, in fact it can help unclog pores and prevent blackheads and acne from developing. When used on the hair, Sweet Almond Oil can restore the hair’s natural protective barrier, adding shine and strength.
What is Sweet Almond oil?
The kernel of the sweet almond is cold pressed to extract Sweet Almond essential oil. Rich in vitamin E and A, monounsaturated fatty acids, proteins, potassium and zinc, Almond essence is a powerful antioxidant. This light essential oil is also great for clearing clogged pores.
Anything to note?
Store all essential oils in a cool, dark place and keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes and other sensitive areas. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, consult your doctor before using any essential oils. Do not consume essential oils.
Make sure you use your essential oils safely. If in doubt, read our guide on how to dilute your essential oils.
Do not use sweet almond essential oil if you have a tree nut allergy. If you experience any of the following symptoms after using Sweet Almond essential oil, visit your GP immediately.
- Abdominal pain, cramps, nausea and vomiting
- Difficulty swallowing
- Itching of the mouth, throat, eyes, skin or any other area
- Nasal congestion or a runny nose
- Shortness of breath