Hazelnut oil is a very popular, nutritive, all-purpose carrier oil used by manufacturers, aromatherapists, and massage therapists. Hazelnut Oil offers excellent hydration and a high source of antioxidants for personal care products including lotions and creams, soaps and body wash, hair and skincare products with moisturising abilities to soften and nourish ageing or damaged skin. Hazelnut oil penetrates deep into the skin and is known to help tone and tighten the skin, it can be applied to all skin types. Hazelnut Oil has strong antioxidant abilities to cleanse and minimise pores.
Benefits of Hazelnut Oil:
- Heals and protects skin that has been damaged by the environment
- Full of amino acids, vitamins, minerals, and organic sugars
- Can protect the skin and scalp from damaging effects of UV rays
INCI Name: Corylus Avellana (Hazel) Seed Oil
Recommended use level: 0.5 - 5.0 %
Plant Part: Nut
Extraction method: Cold pressed
Colour: Pale yellow liquid
Odour: Nutty, light, sweet
Consistency: Typical and Characteristic of carrier oils.
Heat Stability: Good, can be heated as part of your oil phase pre emulsification.
Absorption: Absorbs into skin at average speed, slight oil feeling left on the skin.