bitter almond oil


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Noun1.bitter almond oil - pale yellow essential oil obtained from bitter almonds by distillation from almond cake or meal
essential oil, volatile oil - an oil having the odor or flavor of the plant from which it comes; used in perfume and flavorings
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Bitter almond oil: One study showed that women who massaged bitter almond oil into the skin on their bellies during pregnancy did have fewer stretch marks than others who just used oil without massage.
sweet almond oil and bitter almond oil. It is a rich source of vitamin E, vitamin B, vitamin A, minerals, omega fatty acids and proteins which makes almond oil an all-purpose carrier and essential oil used in cosmetics, food, and pharmaceutical industry.
It's formulated with lightweight oils grape seed oil, sweet almond oil, bitter almond oil, apricot oil, and vitamin E.