Apricot Kernel Organic Carrier Oil

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Product Code: BA869

$23.48

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SKU
BA869
Farming Method
Certified Organic
Plant Part
Seed
Country of Origin
Turkey
Application Method
Topical
Botanical Name
Prunus armeniaca

Description

Certified Organic Apricot Kernel Oil is a highly nourishing carrier oil. Easily absorbed by the skin, it softens and heals, and is especially effective on aging and sensitive skin. It is recommended for facials due to its healing and soothing properties. Due to the fact that Apricots belong to the same family of drupes as Almonds, it is comparable to Almond Oil in texture.

Traditional Uses and Lore:

Apricot kernel oil was used in traditional Chinese medicine to treat swelling, tumors and ulcers. Apricot kernel was also used by the Ayurveda approach to treatment to boots overall immune health. India was the first place where apricots were first cultivated before 3000 B.C. 

Fun Facts:

Botanical Name: Prunus armeniaca

Method of Extraction: Cold pressed 

Shelf Life: 1 Year

How to Store This Product: Best kept in an airtight container and in a cool, dark place. If refrigerated, bring back to room temperature before use.  

  • USDA Certified Organic
  • Soothing and Healing properties
  • Wonderful for Sensitive Skin
  • Perfect for Diluting Essential Oils

How to use it

Topical Application (for use on the skin):

    • Apricot kernel oil can be massaged in at 100% strength but normally it is used in a 10%-50% dilution.
 

 

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Safety Precautions:

  • Apricot Kernel Organic Carrier Oil 

General Safety Precautions:

  • Use essential oils only in diluted form on the skin and never internally.
  • Always be careful when using essential oils with children.
  • Give them only low doses, or better, consult a qualified aromatherapy expert before using.
  • Also, use essential oils with care and only under the proper guidance of an expert while pregnant or if you have liver damage, epilepsy, cancer, or other serious health problems.

Therapeutic Benefits of carrier oil

  • Excellent for treatment of mature, dry and sensitive skins

Ingredients:

  • Certified Organic Apricot Kernel

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Additional Information:

  • Apricot Kernel: is