Apricot Kernel Oil

Rated 4.9 out of 5
45 Reviews
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Common name Apricot kernel oil
Botanical name   Prunus armeniaca
Description   Clear to very light yellow
Typical Fatty Acid profile
Oleic 58-66%
Linoleic 29%
Palmitic 4-6%
Stearic 0.5-1%
Plant parts used Kernels
Extraction method    Solvent
Region of origin Turkey


DESCRIPTION


Apricot kernel oil is a popular and versatile carrier oil, as well as a base mixture for aromatherapy oils. The oil has been used in traditional Chinese medicine to treat inflammatory skin disorders. It is said to be excellent for use on sensitive and prematurely aging skin, and is widely used as an ingredient in various skincare lotions, creams, soaps, and balms. Apricot kernel oil is added to shampoos and conditioners, to replenish shine, moisture, and lustre.

Apricot kernel oil is known to have extremely nourishing qualities, and is easily absorbed into the skin. Its excellent moisturising and soothing qualities work well to treat irritated skin. The oil is rich in vitamins A, C, and E, as well as the essential linoleic and oleic fatty acids.
 

SUGGESTED USES

Skin: Sensitive, irritated, prematurely ageng skin
Hair: Replenish shine, moisture and lustre
 

This product is intended for external use only



 
average rating 4.9 out of 5
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Reviewed by Anat E.
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Rated 5 out of 5
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Fantastic oil for sensitive skin

Easily absorbed oil. Beautifully moisturising and nourishing the skin.

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Reviewed by linda
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Apricot Kernel oil

This is a lovely, good quality oil to use in simple hand creams and also in soap making.

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Reviewed by Jarna G.
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Rated 5 out of 5
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Perfect

Great for my balms.

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Reviewed by Lorraine M.
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Apricot Kernel Oil

Having used Apricot Kernel Oil many years ago, I was delighted to find it and use it again. I hope the results are as good as I remember them to be then.

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Reviewed by Yuen G.
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Excellent

Great skin moisturiser, can be used daily

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