ORGANIC APRICOT KERNEL OIL UNREFINED,
VIRGIN, COLD PRESSED, PURE
Botanical Name: Prunus Armeniaca
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Unrefined
Obtained From: Kernels
Organic: Made without pesticides, GMO's, or hexane.
Ingredients: Apricot Kernel Oil, 100% Pure with NO additives or carriers added.
Description: Apricot Kernel Carrier Oil is good for all skin types. It is very rich and nourishing - particularly in vitamin A.
Color: Pale yellow to golden yellow liquid.
Aromatic Description: Apricot Kernel Carrier Oil has characteristic nutty aroma with properties closely resembling those of almond oil.
Common Uses: Virgin Organic Apricot Kernel Oil is a popular ingredient used through the cosmetic industry. It is a favorable lightweight base oil rich in Vitamin A and E, as well as Oleic (C18:1) and Linoleic (C18:2) essential fatty acids. Apricot oil is known to be an effective emollient as it is easily absorbed into the skin and helps promote skin softness and elasticity. It is used to formulate a variety of bath and body products to condition and provide stable lather to soap formulas. Traditionally this oil has been used in massage therapy to soften the skin. Virgin Apricot Kernel Oil is relatively stable due to its higher concentration of important essential fatty acids. Apricot Kernel Carrier Oil is a very popular oil and is suitable for manufacturers, aromatherapists and massage therapists. It is a universal carrier oil used throughout cosmetic industries. The oil is known to help counteract and soothe skin conditions including itching, dryness and inflammation. The soaping industry knows Apricot Kernel Oil to condition and provide stable lather to soap formulas. As a result of its higher concentration of essential fatty acids, bulk Apricot Kernel Oil is relatively stable therefore used in the personal care product.
Consistency: Typical and Characteristic of Carrier Oils.
Absorption: Absorbs easily into the skin.
We are buying our product from organic certified supplier, made with organic ingredients.
Shelf Life: Apricot Oil is slow to go rancid; users can expect a shelf life of 1 Year with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.