Sweet Almond Oil

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When asked by our customers to come up with the most versatile oil that could be used in both cooking and DIY cosmetics, we had the perfect solution. La Tourangelle release Sweet Almond Oil, one of the best oils for both high-heat cooking and skin nourishment. The oil is all natural and expeller-pressed in California. Bring the versatile La Tourangelle Sweet Almond Oil into your daily cooking and skin care routine – it will do it all!

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Usage as cooking oil: La Tourangelle expeller-pressed Sweet Almond Oil is neutral and subtle. It’s perfect for high-heat cooking, for baking wonderful pastries, and it also makes a great substitute for butter.

Usage as body care oil: Almond oil is one of the best oils for skin care, hair care and massage. Known to be rich in nutrients such as vitamin E, almond oil is an amazing moisturizer for all skin type. The skin easily absorbs it. Expert agree that Sweet Almond oil is the best oil “du jour”. Many cosmetic products and spa treatment use this oil for its hydrating properties and its gentle attributes, perfect for sensible skin. Suggested easy quick scrub recipe: 2tbsp almond oil, 1 tbsp. sugar, mix, massage into the desired area, rinse. Feel the softness of your skin.

Health Benefits: This light-colored oil is recognized to have a great amount of vitamin E (anti-oxidant) and high level of monounsaturated fatty acids (MUFAs).

Heat: High heat

Taste: Neutral

Recipes

Give yourself a day of relaxation with this rejuvenating massage oil. The natural, nourishing care of Sweet Almond Oil provides a base for this uplifting blend of essential oils. Treat yourself to the healing benefits of our body care oils.

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The easiest and most natural hand-made scrub without spending a fortune.

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A simple, easy, and tasty yogurt cake recipe featuring our sweet almond oil.

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Extraction Method: Expeller-pressed - Refined

Part of the Plant Extract: Kernel

Country of Origin: California, USA

Botanical Name: Prunus Dulcis

Botanical Family: Rosaceae

Heat/Smoke Point: High heat

Packaging: Tin can to protect from light which preserves the quality and freshness of the oil. Plastic tamper-evident seal and can are BPA-Free.

Organoleptic Appearance: Viscous liquid

Organoleptic Color: Clear yellow

Organoleptic Aroma: Neutral

Organoleptic Taste: Neutral

Fatty Acid Composition: C16:0 Palmitic: 5 - 7%
C18:0 Stearic: 1.5 - 3.5%
C18:1 Oleic: 70-80%
C18:2 Linoleic: 13-19%

Focus On: Oleic-Acid - Omega 9: Unlike the 3’s and 6’s, Omega-9 fats are not “essential” fatty acids. That means that you don’t need to get them in your diet – if your body needs them, it can make its own. Oleic acid, one of the component of Omega 9, is a monounsaturated fat found in olive oil, hazelnut and almond oil. It’s been studied as the fat behind the unique health benefits of those oils.

Unsaponification Numbers: 190-200

Baking: Substitute refined almond oil for any other oil or butter called for in your cake recipe. As most cake recipes call for a temperature of 325 degrees Fahrenheit or higher, refined almond oil is the best choice for this type of baking.

Moisturizing boost: Add a few drops to your body lotion or face moisturizer

Massage oil: Add essential oils like lavender for an invigorating and relaxing massage.

Body scrub: Mix almond oil and sea salt (or sugar) together for a great all-natural scrub.

Under-eye treatment: A few drops massaged in the area helps to soften and tone your face.

 

 

Suitable for high heat, with a smoke point of 450°F.

Cool, dark place. Refrigerate for maximum shelf life.

Unopened: 24-month shelf life
Opened: best used within 6 months

Amount Per Serving
Serving Size 15mL
Calories 130
Calories from fat 130
Total fat 14g22%
Saturated Fat 1g5%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 3g
Monounsaturated Fat 10g
Cholesterol 0g0%
Sodium 0g0%
Total Carbohydrates 0g0%
Protein 0g0%
Not a significant source of dietary fiber, sugars, vitamin A, Vitamin C, calcium and iron.*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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