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Almond, sweet (Prunus dulcis ) Virgin, Bio

$5.33$30.67

Softens as it nourishes, suitable for any skin types, and especially appropriate for dry, irritated skins. Blends well with kukui, hazelnut of macademia oil.

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Product Description

Almond: Prunus dulcis

Pressed parts: almond from nut

Cultivation biologic, certified by Ecocert labs

Quality: 100% pure and natural, virgin, first cold press, without chemical treatment

Origin: Spain

Scent: soft, very subtle

Touch : oily
To improve its absorption, mix with macademia nut oil, kukui or hazel nut oil

 

Fatty acids composition :

  • Essential poly unsaturated fatty acids or vitamin F : linoleic acid (omega 6) (23.85%)
  • Mono-unsaturated fatty acids: oleic acid (65.68%)
  • Saturated fatty acids : palmitic acid (6.83%), stearic acid (2.44%)

Oleic acid from the latin oleum means oil. This lipid belongs to the family of omega-9. It is the most abundant of the mono-unsaturated long chain fatty acid. Very nourishing to the skin, it soothes, softens and promotes radiance.

Autres constituants actifs :  

  • Phytosterols ( beta-sitosterol, campesterol, stigmasterol): improve the retention of water in the cells, protects the micro circulation, slows the aging process of the skin and protects from UV.
  • Triacylglycerides: skin softener, renders it more supple, help rebuild the lipidic film of the skin.
  • Triterpenic alcohols (alpha and beta-amyrine): protection of the skin, antifongic properties, antiviral and anti-inflammatory.

Properties:

  • Appeasing
  • Increase skin suppleness
  • Nourishes
  • Repairs
  • Calms rashes
Indications:
  • Dry skin
  • irritations, burns
  • Stretch marks
Uses:
  • Silky lotions
  • Milk for make up removal
  • Softening blend for massages