oil is produced from sweet almonds (Prunus amygdalus)
and from bitter almonds (aprunus amygdalus amara). Sweet
almond oil, used as a carrier oil for blending essential
oils, is beneficial for the skin, hair and has overall
health advantages. It can be used as an effective massage
oil. Bitter almonds provide culinary advantages.
enjoy a rich history. From Greek mythology to Shakespeare
and on into modern times, people have enjoyed the benefits
of almonds and almond by-products. When modern day Turkey
was Anatolia, people enjoyed almond oil for cooking, lighting,
medicines and perfumes. Primarily, almonds have provided
especially lubricating emollients for skin. Almonds were
highly prized in Asia, Persia and the
and bitter almonds provide oils for a variety of uses,
from cooking to skin care. Sweet almonds are the source
of almond oil. Sweet almond oil is used as a carrier oil
and as as base for skin lotions. Bitter almonds produce
Amaretto and cooking oil.
The various oils that are produced from bitter and
sweet almonds offer a beneficial and sometimes delicious
array of uses.
of Almond Oil [ Badam Rogan ]:
Almond oil is
believed to help improve the complexion of a person
and add glow to even dull skin.
The oil improves the movement
of food through the colon (feces).
For massage and internal consumption
purposes, the oil is regarded as a nutritive aphrodisiac.
Almond oil has proved to be
good for the immune system of the body. In other
words, it helps us fight against diseases.
Regular use of almond oil
proves to be one of the best therapies for conditioning
the skin and reviving its natural glow.
If you are suffering from
chapped lips and body rashes, almond oil is surely
a good remedy for you.