Product no.: CAO001
Organic sweet almond carrier oil contains glucosides, minerals and vitamins A, B1, B2, B6 and E. Being rich in protein organic sweet almond carrier oil is useful for dry, itchy skin, and for cooling overheated skin. Organic sweet almond carrier oil is good for most skin types. It can be used on its own or part of a blend, as a base oil. The unrefined oil has a delicate, sweet smell and a flavour with a hint of marzipan.
Oils4life organic sweet almond carrier oil originates from the EU.
Typical fatty acid profile %
# C16:0 Palmitic - 3.5
# C18:0 Stearic - 3.1
# C18:1 Oleic - 81.5
# C18:2 Linoleic - 9.5
# C18:3 Linolenic - 0.1
# C22:0 Behenic - 0.9
Shelf life: Organic sweet almond carrier oil has a maximium shelf life of 24 months.
Safety: Organic sweet almond carrier oil is said to be non-irritating and non-sensitising, and considered safe for cosmetic use but a few people are allergic to cosmetics containing almond oil (likely due to its nut content).