There are many nutritional benefits of Apricot Essential Oil. This is a rich source of minerals that cures anaemia, asthma, tuberculosis and bronchitis. But, are you also aware of the health benefits of apricot seed or its oil.
Apricot seeds can be consumed raw or ground into a powder for adding in soups, vegetables, curries, fruit juice or cereal. They can also be roasted for the oil that is used in salad dressings, cooking, fuel and facial lotions.
It is thought to be originated in Armenia during ancient times due to its huge cultivation there. Some of them thought their native place in Chinese region. Some of the sources also indicate its origin in India. It is now cultivated in various regions of world where the climate favors its growth.
Color & Aroma
Color : Light Yellow with Greenish Tinge with Bland Odor
Aroma : Mild scent of carrier oils
Oleic- 64.2% Palmitic- 5.0% Linoleic- 28.3% Linolenic- 0.2% Stearic- 1.0%
Apricot carrier oil is ideal for incorporation into skin care products, it is particularly rich in both linoleic acid and oleic acid. A wonderful alternative to Sweet Almond & Grapeseed for massage and has some very beneficial skin benefits.
Botanical Name: Prunus Armeniaca
Country of Origin: Spain ,India,China and
Solubility: Not Applicable
Specific Gravity : <1 @ 15 C
Optical Rotation: -10.5 [email protected]Â°C
Refrective Index: 1.044 '“[email protected] 20Â°C
Blend With: Blends with most of the essential oils including Clove Bud essential oil, Frankincense essential oil, Sweet Orange essential, etc.
CAS No: 72869-69-3
Flash Point : ( + 10Â° ) - ( + 25Â° )
Extraction Method : Cold Pressed