Pressed Purity Almond Oil (250ml)
Almond oil, along with walnut and macadamia oil, is a popular nut oil favoured by chefs for its smooth, buttery flavour. Almond oil has a clean flavour that pairs well with fish, asparagus, cream soups, or light vinaigrettes. Contains a high level of vitamin E, B, and P, almond oil also contains both monounsaturated and linoleic fatty acids. Combined, these healthy fatty acids work to,lower bad cholesterol and ensure a healthy heart.
Extraction method: Cold Pressed. (The cold pressed extraction method yields a higher quality oil (more vitamins, minerals etc) compared to extraction methods that use chemicals or heat.)
Color: Golden Yellow to pale yellow
Aroma: Sweet Almond has no scent
Benefits: Cold Pressed Almond Oil is the highest quality oil you can buy.Helps to relieve itching, soreness, dryness and inflammation caused by eczema, psoriasis or any type of dermatitis. Useful against burns and thread veins.
Common Uses: Very lubricating and is not absorbed too quickly into the skin which makes it a very popular massage oil. It can also be used as an excellent baby oil to protect the diaper area. Keeps skin satiny and soft and is a popular ingredient in lotions, creams, cleansers and soaps. Almond Carrier oil is commonly used by massage therapist and aromatherapist.
Absorption: Easily absorbed into skin but not overly fast in its absorption and leaves a slightly oily feeling on skin.
Vitamins / Minerals / Lipids contained: Glucosides, minerals, vitamins A, B1, B2, B6 and E. Rich in protein. Consists chiefly of the fatty acid Oleic but also contains the fatty acid linoleic acid.