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Peanut Oil Benefits and Uses

essential-oilsAvoid this oil if you have a peanut allergy as it will cause a reaction. May aggravate acne or rosacea if used in large amounts. Blend small amounts with other oils for best results.

Shelf Life

Up to a year if stored in a cool, dark place.

Aroma

Nutty.

Viscosity

Thick. Leaves a thick oily residue.

Benefits

Peanut oil has the following benefits:

– High in linoleic and oleic fatty acids.

– May help those with arthritis.

Uses

Peanut oil is too thick and greasy for most applications. It can be added to a massage carrier oil blend.