Apricot oil (Prunus Armeniaca Kernel Oil) is pressed from the kernels of the apricot fruit.The oil is rich in nutrients like proteins, soluble sugars, and fibers and most importantly, it contains oleic acid and linoleic acid, both of which are unsaturated fats. As well, it is high in vitamins A, C and E.
Due to its high content of oleic and linoleic acid, It is easily absorbable oil. This gives, the oil good moisturizing properties. The high vitamin content helps to calm the irritation of eczema and dermatitis. Moreover, apricot oil has been proven to cure many skin diseases, such as dandruff, furuncle, and acne vulgaris.
Apricot oil is found in the following products: Kinky oil