Penny Price Aromatherapy

Almond Carrier Oil

Almond Carrier OilLatin Name: Prunus amygdalus dulcis
Plant Family: Rutaceae
Extraction: Cold pressing of the kernels 

Almond carrier oil is one of the most commonly used cold-pressed carrier oils. A delicate pale yellow colour, it is known for its revitalising and gently soothing properties. Almond Oil is perfect for massage treatments both on the back and full body and is ideal to use on its own or as part of a blend. With Vitamins A, B1, B2, B6 & E.

Almond is an ancient tree that has been cultivated for thousands of years. Almonds were prized by the Greeks, who introduced them to Southern Europe. Available in 100ml, 500ml, 1000ml and 5000ml

Therapeutic Properties
  • An excellent emollient, alleviating and nourishing dry skin
  • Helps to reduce inflammation 
  • Beneficial in relieving itching caused by eczema, psoriasis & dermatitis. 
  • Has been used to ease irritation on babies' bottoms.
  • Soothes sunburn, almonds and hazelnut have an anti erythematous action to reduce inflammation and peeling.

(Len & Shirley Price: Carrier Oils for Aromatherapy & Massage 4th Edition) 

Safety Data

Non - irritating, non-sensitising, always check allergies. 

Sweet Almond Oil Safety Data Sheet