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Sweet Almond Oil Benefits and Uses

Sweet almond oil should be avoided by those with nut allergies. Those with diabetes should also avoid it because it may lower blood sugar to dangerous levels. Shelf Life 1 year if stored in a cool, dark place. Aroma Light, slightly nutty scent. When mixed with essential oils the scent...
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Rose Hip Oil Benefits and Uses

Rose hip oil is too thick and greasy for most applications. It can be added to a massage carrier oil blend. Shelf Life Up to a year if stored in a cool, dark place. Aroma Earthy. Doesn't smell anything like roses. Viscosity Thin. Leaves a light residue. Benefits Rose hip...
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Peanut Oil Benefits and Uses

Avoid 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...
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Olive Oil Benefits and Uses

Olive oil isn't ideal for use as a carrier oil because of its viscosity and the residue it leaves behind. If you want to use olive oil, your best bet is to add it to a carrier oil blend and onlyuse a small amount. Shelf Life Up to 2 years...
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Macadamia Nut Oil Benefits and Uses

Macadamia nut oil should be used in small amounts as part of a carrier oil blend. The smell is too strong to be used in standalone applications. Shelf Life Up to a year if stored in a cool, dark place. Aroma Sweet and nutty. Has a stronger scent than most...
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Jojoba Oil Benefits and Uses

Jojoba oil is a deep orange color and can interfere with some cosmetic applications. A clear version of jojoba oil is available if the bright color is a concern. It is known to clog pores when used in large amounts, so it's best to blend a small amount with other...
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Hemp Seed Oil Benefits and Uses

While hemp seed oil is made from hemp plants, it's important to note that the oil derived from these plants does not contain THC, which is the active ingredient in marijuana. You will not get high if you use hemp seed oil and it won't cause you to fail a...
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Hazelnut Oil Benefits and Uses

Hazelnut oil is a good oil to use if you have naturally oily skin. It absorbs readily into the skin, leaving little to no residue. Shelf Life Has a long shelf life. Will last up to 2 years if stored in a cool, dark place. Aroma Slightly nutty. Viscosity Light....
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Cranberry Seed Oil Benefits and Uses

Cranberry seed oil is a relative newcomer to the world of carrier oils, but it brings a lot to the table. It's packed with a unique blend of nutrients that the other carrier oils don't have. Shelf Life 1 to 2 years if stored in a cool, dark place. Aroma...
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Grapeseed Oil Benefits and Uses

Grapeseed oil is a great base oil for many applications. It penetrates well and doesn't leave a residue. Shelf Life Up to l year if stored in a cool, dark place. Aroma No detectable odor. Viscosity Extremely light. Benefits Grapeseed oil has the following benefits: - Astringent. - Useful for...
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