Peach kernel oil is obtained form the small kernel that lays inside the ripe peach stone. The non-greasy oil is light golden and has a very delicate sweet aroma. Peach kernel oil is rich in oleic and linoleic acids and containes high quanitites of Vitamin E. Peach kernel oil has quite a similar consistency to Almond Oil, so they can substitute each other This oil can be either refined or unrefined. Oliofora produce cold pressed unrefined quality.
Peach kernel oil is a delicate oil that suits sensitive skin, allergic to artificial ingredients and fragrances. The oil’s is a powerful antioxidant thanks to vitamins A and E. It possess regenerative and tonic abilities and is a great emollient. Peach kernel oil reduces wrinkles and can be used for all types of skin. It can also help to combat serious skin conditions such as eczema or psoriasis or overexposure to sun. Peach kernel oil can be used as a carrier oil in aromatherapy to be massaged into the head, scalp or body and serve as an emollient hair or skin treatment.