Sweet Almond Oil (Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis Oil)
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💟 Benefits: There is sweet and bitter almond oil. Sweet almonds are produced by the tree prunus dulcis, var. amygdalus. The flowers of this tree are mostly white and somewhat the only feature to mark the difference from the bitter almond tree. Sweet almond oil is packed with Vitamin A, Vitamin E, Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Zinc. Bitter almond oil is considered an essential oil, the "essence" of the plant material from which they come. Bitter almond is generally used for scent, flavour, and aromatherapy properties.
✅ Reduces puffiness and under eye circles.
✅ Improves complexion and skin tone.
✅ Highly emollient (balances absorption of moisture and water loss).
✅ Antibacterial and Vitamin A treats acne.
✅ Vitamin E helps to heal sun damage and reduce the signs of aging and fade scars.
✅ Absorbs more quickly than most oils into the skin.
💜 In general, there is good evidence that moisturizers improve eczema . One study showed that a moisturizer containing sweet almond oil reduced the symptoms of moderate or severe hand dermatitis.
🌿 Treatments: anti-aging, dry skin, acne-prone skin
🌻 Best used as: Face or Body Moisturizer, Balm
💐 Best combined with: Additional extract of your choice.
⚠️ Caution: Comedogenic rating of 2 could potentially block pores. Ensure skin is free of bacteria or dead skin cells to prevent breakouts and blackheads.
💲Approximate cost: $10.00 - $25.00 CAD