Comedogenic rating: 2
Average absorption rate
Good for most skin types including dry and irritated skin
Cherry kernel oil contains natural antioxidants, alpha, delta and gamma tocopherols plus vitamins A & E.
It is reputed to be good for inflamed and acne-prone skin; for eczema, psoriasis and ageing skin.
It is a stable oil, good for skincare products and soapmaking. It can be used for lip balms, body butters, bath or massage oils as well as soaps and shampoos.
It is used in aromatherapy and by massage therapists.