Introducing Craftiviti’s 100% Pure Sweet Almond Carrier Oil that is ideal for massage, skincare and soap making.
Pure Sweet Almond Oil is often used in skincare products and for aromatherapy.
FACTS ON OUR SWEET ALMOND OIL
- Country of Origin: Italy and Spain
- Botanical Name: Prunus amygdalus dulcis.
- Parts Used: Kernel
- Form: Liquid
- Colour: Light yellow
- Scent: Odourless
- Refinement Status: Refined
- Extraction method: Cold pressed
- Cautions: Craft purposes only, do not consume
Traditional Benefits of Sweet Almond Oil are:
- Moisturizes the skin
- Under eye treament – reduces dark circle
- Treating skin condition like eczema & psoriasis
- Soothe chapped lips
- Relieves rashes
- Reduces skin irritation, itching and dryness
This oil is rich in:
- Vitamin A
- Vitamin B
- Vitamin E
What is a Carrier Oil?
Carrier oil is any oil used to dilute essential oil before being applied to skin. It is a vegetable oil derived from fatty portion of a plant, that are usually from the seeds, kernels or nuts.
Application & Recipes
Apply to melt & pour soap base, liquid soap base or skincare recipes. Can be applied directly to the skin with the choice of essential oils. Dilute 1-2% of essential oil to 30ml carrier oil. Do a patch test on your skin prior to use.
Add 1 teaspoon of pink scrubbing salt for every teaspoon of sweet almond oil. Stir together until you’ve made a thick paste. Gently use the pads of your fingers to rub the scrub on your skin. Wash off with warm water.
Melt 1 tablespoon of Shea butter, beeswax, and coconut butter in a double boiler with the lowest heat possible. Remove them from the heat and add 1 tablespoon of sweet almond oil. Mix and pour them into the balm tubes. Let it sit for 24 hours before you use it.
More craft and candle making materials available online and at our craft shop at Craftiviti Sdn. Bhd. (Petaling Jaya, Malaysia).