Botanical Name - Sweet Almond Carrier Oil - Prunus Dulcis.
Plant Origin - Italy.
Oil taken from - Almond nuts.
Extraction Method - Cold pressed.
Colour - Pale Yellow.
Aroma - Sweet Almond Carrier has a very mild and light aroma, making it an excellent choice for Aromatherapy massage as its own aroma does not distract from the aroma of the blend being prepared.
Absorption rate - Easily and readily absorbs into the skin.
Shelf life - Up to 24 months when stored correctly - see below for full details.
Traditional uses for Sweet Almond Carrier include -
Good for all skin types.
Contains useful amounts of Omega 6 (Linoleic Acid) and Vitamin D.
Highly emollient in its effects, Sweet Almond Carrier helps keep skin soft, supple and well hydrated with regular use.
Sweet Almond Carrier Oil is a popular choice for allergic, eczema and sensitive skin types.
Use as a massage medium for hands on massage and as a Carrier Oil to dilute Essential Oils into.
Sweet Almond is a fixed oil (Carrier Oil) and should not be confused with Bitter Almond Oil which is an Essential Oil and should not be used as a Carrier Oil.
Sweet Almond Carrier Oil -
Can be used as a stand alone carrier/massage medium or can have other carrier oils added to it - between 10-30% addition of other carriers is acceptable to enrich and enhance the therapeutic qualities of the massage medium.
Mantra Aromatherapy Sweet Almond Carrier Oil is -
A pure Carrier Oil that has not been blended/adulterated or diluted in any way.
It is a Vegan product that is cruelty free.
Is presented for retail in a pharmaceutical grade brown glass bottle with a tamper proof cap (for quantities of up to 100ml) for ease of use, or is presented in an opaque wide lid plastic bottle for 250ml and upwards sizes.
Each product purchased is freshly decanted from verified stock in the Uk in Wales.
Mantra Aromatherapy Sweet Almond Carrier Oil is a Therapeutic Grade product and can be used as part of a Holistic treatment.
Product Safety -
Always store pure Carrier Oils in an upright position with their cap firmly secured in place.
To maximise the shelf life of any Carrier Oil it should be stored out of direct sunlight, in a cool, dry environment. - A medicine cabinet is ideal or Carrier Oils can also be refrigerated* to prolong their shelf-life.
*Please note that some Carrier Oils will become more viscous and/or solidify if stored below room temperature and will remain so until gently brought back up to room temperature.
Carrier Oils should never be -
never be put in or near the eyes nor put on areas of damaged or inflamed skin.
they should be stored away from children and used with caution around babies, small children and pets.
care and Medical advice should be taken before using Carrier Oils to blend Essential Oils in if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or if you have a medical condition.
Always patch test before using any new Carrier Oil.