Apricot kernel oil, certified organic

NZ $10.00

01761

All Carrier Oils, Certified Organic Carrier Oils

Description

Apricot kernel oil, certified organic

INCI

Prunus armeniaca

Certification

Certified organic, BioGro

Appearance

Clear to pale yellow liquid

Plant part used

Kernels

Extraction method

Cold pressed

Refinement

Virgin

Purity

100%

Origin

Turkey

Usage rate

Up to 100%

Typical fatty acid profile

Oleic: 50 - 75%
Linoleic: 20 - 30%
Palmitic: 4 - 10%
Stearic: 1 - 4%
Arachidic: 0 - 2%
Linolenic: 0 - 1%
Palmitoleic: 0 - 1%

Absorption rate

Fast

Skin type recommended

Dry or combination skin

Vegan

Yes

Palm oil

No

Animal tested

No



Similar to sweet almond oil in its usefulness but more suitable for sensitive and prematurely ageing skin.
Apricot kernel oil is very rich and nourishing. Apricot kernel oil spreads well making it a good massage oil.

It is very similar to peach kernel oil.

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