The Sweet almond oil (Prunus Amygdalus dulcis oil) is obtained from the dried kernel of sweet almonds, which are a rich source of oil, with 50% of kernel dry mass as fat. Almond oil contains 32% monounsaturated oleic acid, 13% linoleic acid, and 5% saturated fatty acid. Almond oil is a rich source of vitamin E providing 261% of the Daily Value per 100 ml.
Due to the high content of fatty acids, it can easily penetrate the hair shaft and moisturise hair from the inside. Therefore, it is a good oil for hair that is dry and great for those with irritated, sensitive or dry scalp problems.