The seed inside every apricot contains thin oil, which is extracted from the kernel of the seed after eating the delectable fruit. Apricot oil is also known as apricot kernel oil. This oil has been the interest of many experts for research purposes due to its infinite health benefits. It has been found that the oil could cure some serious health conditions (like cancer). Apricot oil has a profound nutty flavor, that’s why it is used for cooking and food making purposes in the household, like using as an ingredient in food recipes, desserts, etc. Apricot oil shares most of the properties of almond oil. Like almond oil, apricot oil also comes in two varieties, i.e. edible apricot oil (which is similar to the sweet almond oil and can be used similarly for cooking and skin care purposes), and cosmetic apricot oil (which can only be used for industrial applications).
The oil is very versatile and can be used in different ways for different health benefits. If you like nuts and related products, but have an allergic history with them, than apricot oil is the answer for you, as it can provide a similar flavor and texture of sweet almond oil but the propensity for creating an allergic reaction. It is multi-purpose cooking oil. It composes high level of monounsaturated fatty acids, which are good for the cardiovascular system of our body as it lowers LDL, and blood pressure, and ensures healthy working of the heart. It contains composition is approx 60% of monounsaturated fat, 30% of polyunsaturated fat, and 6% of saturated fat.
Over the years of dedication, we have been a trusted name among the suppliers of Apricot Oil to our highly esteemed clients. This oil contains high fatty acids, Vitamin A and E which can be used for moisturizing and nourishing dry and mature skin. This oil is popularly used in cosmetics such as soaps, creams, and skin lotions. The oil gets easily absorbed into the skin without leaving any oily residue. Apricot Oil has gained us huge applaud from our clients in the form of high rising demands among our competitors.
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Using apricot oil as a face and body moisturizer supports healthy collagen and elastin, which keeps sking looking soft and supple. Anti-aging nutrients help combat fine lines, wrinkles, and even dark circles.
Conditioning your hair with apricot oil will help strengthen weak hair follicles and strands, preventing split ends and breakage, while smoothing frizz and flyways. It even helps stimulate hair growth.
What makes apricot oil so nourishing? It is packed with vitamins A, C, E & K, as Omega 3,6,9 essential fatty acids. These nutrients work in synergy to improve the condition of your hair, skin, and nails.
Flavoring Agent : Apricot flavour uses for natural taste and flavour in food, sauce, bakery and confectionery applications and also as flavour ingredient in tobacco industry.
Preservative : Apricot oil is used in making many industrial products like adhesives, cosmetics, hair oils, food containers, fuel additives, varnishes, plastics and fibers
Therapeutic : Apricot carrier oil is ideal for incorporation into skin care products, it is particularly rich in both linoleic acid and oleic acid.
Nutritional : It is smooth, lightweight and contains a high amount of vitamin A, B1, B2, B6, B17 and minerals.