Sweet Almond Oil
Sweet Almond Oil (Prunus Dulcis Seed Oil) derived from Almond nuts are typically shipped from sunny regions such as California, the largest producer of almonds in the world! The almond tree is part of the plum family (Prunus), and its fruits are very similar to those of the same family, such as apricot or peach. Nearly half of a dried almond’s weight is oil.

Sweet Almond Oil is rich in omega fatty acids (oleic, linoleic, and palmitic acids) making it a trifecta for strengthening hair and promoting healthy hair growth. It also contains , squalene, vitamins, and minerals to keep your hair and scalp healthy and nourished. It is a lightweight oil that works well for fine hair types and low porosity hair as it hydrates the hair without leaving it feeling heavy and greasy.
Sweet Almond Oil Benefits for Hair
Almonds have been valued in many ancient cultures for their healing and health properties, including high levels of protein, omega-9 fatty acids, and vitamin E.

1. Combats Dandruff
This oil works well for those that struggle with dandruff. Its antibacterial and fungicidal properties make it effective at balancing the yeast that causes dandruff. It easily soaks into the skin, so almond oil works well at hydrating the scalp and cleansing the hair follicles.

2. Protects and strengthens hair
This nourishing oil can soften and strengthen your hair. It’s rich in vitamin B-7, or biotin, so almond oil helps to keep hair and nails healthy and strong. It can also help protect your hair from sun damage, with a natural SPF 5.

3. Moisturises hair
Sweet almond oil contains quite a unique combination of elements that are all great for moisture. To name a few, it contains vitamin A, vitamin E, proteins, zinc, and potassium. It is also high is linoleic acid which is great for moisture retention.
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Works well for fine wavy hair that needs frequent cleansing without stripping your hairs natural oils.

Choose conditioning texture at checkout.
Great addition to the Curl Definition conditioner. Helps to take frizz and flyaways for defined hydrated curls.
Great choice for those struggling with dry hair that is difficult to style. This oil helps improve your hairs managability.
There are two types of almonds: sweet and bitter. Sweet almonds (Prunus dulcis) are used to make almond oil, while almond essential oil is distilled from the kernels of bitter almonds (Prunus amygdalus amara).
Paris Reveira
IAT Certified Hair Practitioner and Cosmetic Formulator
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