Apricot Kernel Oil is rich and nourishing and often used as a carrier oil. It is readily absorbed into the skin and is suitable for all skin types. It is effective to help soothe dry and irritated skin while also moisturising. Apricot Kernel Oil is rich in essential fatty acids oleic and linoleic acid, as well as high in vitamins A and E. It is a popular oil used in lotions, creams, and balms, as well as in soaps and massage oils.
Botanical name: Prunus armeniaca
Extraction method: Cold pressed
Common uses: Apricot Kernel Oil is a popular, all purpose carrier oil. It is used by aromatherapists and massage therapists.
Consistency: Typical and characteristic of carrier oils.