Organic Apricot Kernel Oil by Conscious Skincare
Organic Cold Pressed 'Wonder' Oil in eco friendly plastic free packaging
Organic Apricot Oil is easily absorbed and very good for sensitive, dry and mature skin types. A high Essential Fatty Acid content ensures excellent moisturising benefits. Mild and light in nature with a subtle fragrance.
In order to produce the oil Apricot Fruit kernels are cold-pressed (they contain around 40-50% oil) ensuring maximum benefit. Lower quality oils use chemical solvents.
A high oleic acid (Omega 9) content gives Apricot Oil wonderful moisturising benefits. It can be used for dry skin areas including face, elbows and knees, leaving your skin feeling soft and replenished without feeling greasy. It also absorbs easily and spreads well compared with some other oils.
- High in Vitamin E and A, helping with skin softness, suppleness and improves elasticity
- A light, mild oil that is non-irritating making it suitable for dry/sensitive skin
- Can help skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis
- A nourishing oil with anti-aging properties
- A 'long oil' making it great for skin massage (a few drops will go a long way)
If you suffer from dry skin after swimming, bathing or showering, Apricot Oil is excellent to spray onto damp skin before drying off. This helps to hydrate your skin and seal in moisture.
Apricot Oil can also be used as an under eye cream. A few drops applied under the eyes helps to reduce puffiness and dark circles. When used regularly it can also reduce fine lines and wrinkles.
This natural oil also has a number of benefits for hair care. Whether it is help with a dry scalp condition or promoting softness and shine, Apricot Oil can assist!
This Apricot Oil is clear/pale yellow in appearance. In order to produce the oil Apricot Fruit kernels are cold-pressed (they contain around 40-50% oil) ensuring maximum benefit. Lower quality oils use chemical solvents.
Size: 100ml, presented in an EPA lined aluminium bottle with a screw cap. An optional reusable plastic oil dispenser pump is available should you require it (PLEASE write this in the NOTES at checkout or email us if you would like a pump). This can be reused with any of the Conscious Skincare oils.
Directions for use: Use mornings and at night, as required. Gently massage onto face where skin requires particular attention. Allow oil to sink into skin and blot off any excess with a tissue. You can also use on your neck and décolletage.
Caution: as this oil is derived from a nut, it may not be suitable for those with nut allergies.
Ingredients: prunus armeniaca kernel oil *
* certified organic by the Soil Association
Conscious Skincare's philosophy is to make natural, organic skincare with a clean conscience. Approved by The Vegetarian Society and PETA, Conscious Skincare products are suitable for vegans and Leaping Bunny Cruelty Free certified. Made in Wales.