The most popular versatile oil used in aromatherapy, making an ideal medium-light skin care or massage oil base, good for all skin types.
Excellent lubricant, revitalizing & nourishing, rich in minerals & vitamins. Caution: may not be suitable for those with nut allergies.
This oil is ready to be applied direct to the skin giving it a smooth, silky feel.
Tips: Use as an everyday face & body moisturiser with a couple of drops of an essential oil added to suit your skin type.
Further information about it’s usage in aromatherapy can be found in Julia Lawless’s books (see BOOKS).
The cold pressed quality is recognisable by its slightly thicker consistency and stronger taste. It is more costly than the chemically extracted product which is often misleadingly sold as cold pressed. The chemical extraction process damages the natural fatty acids and significantly reduces the vitamin content.