Avena Sweet Almond Oil – Cosmetic Grade
£2.99 – £39.99
(Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis)
Avena Sweet Almond Oil
Top quality, Avena Sweet Almond oil perfect for moisturising skin and an excellent base for massage oils. Get it from Calm Happy Healthy natural marketplace in 100ml, 250ml, 500ml and 1ltr bottles at a fantastic price.
Almond oil, made from dried kernels of the almond tree is rich in vitamin E, full of proteins, zinc, potassium and monounsaturated fatty acids making it very beneficial for hair, skin and the heart.
The benefits of these properties make almond oil anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, an analgesic, a muscle relaxant, a laxative and excellent for moisturising dry skin.
A study carried out shows that almond oil is an excellent oil for post-operative healing and stretch marks. It has been shown to eliminate dark circles on the face in weeks.
It is a powerful cosmetic ingredient and can be compared to high powered cosmetic products without side effects.
Almond oil in a late night drink, 6 to 8 drops in a juice or milk will cleanse the bowel, also good for constipation. A study has shown that drinking almond oil can have a protective effect on the colon.
Consumption of almond oil does help in the reduction of cholesterol.
If you suffer with dry skin try massaging almond oil into the skin before showering this will prevent too much moisture being lost from the skin.
Almond oil massaged into you cuticles daily will strengthen nails and improve cuticles.
If used in a massage sore muscles and muscle cramps can be relieved by using almond oil.
Pure almond oil is the carrier oil used in aromatherapy and massage therapys.
Ancient and medieval writings of herbalists mention the health benefits of almond oil, one famous herbalist mentions that almond oil is good for pain relief though massage with almond oil. Culpepper mentions the use of almond oil to relieve stress by massaging the temples.
This oil should not be used if you have a nut allergy.
List of Sweet Almond Oil uses include:
- Stretch marks / post Op marks
- relieve stress
- Massage oil
- Strengthen Nails and improve cuticles
- Cleanse the bowels
Blend with essential oils such as Lavender or Lemon to add fragrance.