Sweet Almond Oil
Sweet almond oil is used to soften and moisturize the skin and to soothe irritated skin.
It can also be used in cases where there are inflammatory skin conditions such as dry skin, eczema or herpes.
Sweet almond oil is very useful to treat dry skin, protecting it against stretch marks and wrinkles. Its high content of fatty accids is responsible for these benefits, having a moisturizing effect on the skin.
It also relaxes the skin, soothes skin irritations anditching caused by skin rashes, softening inflamed areas and reducing pain.
Sweet almond oil can also be effectively applied to wounds and minor burns, since it nourishes and softens the skin. It can be also applied to the skin, increasing blood supply to the blood vessels in the skin, resulting in a greater supply of nutrients which keeps it in top condition.
Moreover, it is important to emphasize its vitamin E, that it has an important role in the maintenance of skin and is a hair antioxidant.
Sweet almonds have no toxic effects in our body. However, excessive use of this oil can trigger atopic reactions in the dermis to people who are allergic to some kind of nuts. Therefore, as a precaution, it is not advisable to use it in that case.