It’s National Almond Day!
Did you know, in addition to being a delicious and nutritious snack, Sweet Almond Oil is a fantastic ingredient to incorporate into your daily skincare regimen? Sweet Almond Oil is also not to be confused with bitter almond oil as sweet almond oil is the oil that has many skin care benefits. Sweet Almond Oil is nutrient filled including Vitamin A, E, Zinc and Omega-3 fatty acids.
5 great benefits of almond oil for skincare includes
(according to healthline.com)
1. Reduces puffiness & under-eye circle
2. Reduces the appearance of scars
3. Improves complexion and skin tone
4. May help prevent and reverse sun damage (but be sure to use SPF daily!)
5. Treats dry skin including eczema and psoriasis
Some things to keep in mind would include if you have an allergy or sensitivity to nuts such as almonds, it may be best to avoid using products with almond oil.
To test if you have a sensitivity to a product, test a small patch at the inside of your wrist, elbow or behind your ear and wait a few hours to see if you experience any itching, redness, burning or swelling.
Some of our favourite products infused with Almond Oil. Be sure to look for more at avon.ca
If you have any questions, please reach out to me on any of my socials or leave me a comment!
Until next time! ~ xo
Stay well, stay safe & stay fantastically kind