Archive for February, 2011

Latin Name: Prunus dulcis

Family: Rosaceae

Growth & Habitat: Indigenous to the Middle East but are also cultivated throughout Europe, Africa and North America. A small tree that grows to 3 – 7 metres with white or pink blossoms. The fruit  has a light-green furry skin.

Extraction Method: Cold-pressed from the nuts.

Scent: Light marzipan aroma

Components: 65% oleic acid (omega 9), 27% linoleic acid (omega 6), 6% palmitic acid and vitamins A, B1, B2, B6 and E.

Skin Care Properties and uses:

  • moisturizing and nourishing
  • soothes inflammation
  • relieves itching due to eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis and other related skin conditions
  • soothes sunburn
  • provides relief for diaper rash

Sweet Almond Oil can be found in Magic Bean Body Lotion, Petal Purity Facial Cleanser & Exfoliant, and Eyewaken Eye Cream.

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For the month of February, Magic Bean (chocolate truffle) Body Lotion is on sale 50% off. Spoil a loved one, spoil yourself. Perfect for massage *wink*. Visit www.organicskin.ca for more details.


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