Botanical Name: Argania Spinosa
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: UNREFINED
Obtained From: Kernels
Color: Yellow to Golden Yellow Liquid.
Aromatic Description: It has a very faint oily scent, if at all.
Description: Argan Carrier Oil is an oil produced from the kernels of the endemic Argan tree, that is valued for its cosmetic and numerous beneficial properties. Grown in North Africa and mainly in Morocco, the Argan tree grows wild in semi-desert soil, and also extremely well adapted to drought. Argan Oil is one of the rarest oils in the world due the small and very specific growing area and is under protection of UNESCO.
Aromatic Description: Argan Carrier oil has a very faint oily scent, if at all.
Common Uses: Argan Carrier Oil is used in manufacturing soaps, creams and shampoos. It is rich in vitamin E, carotenes, antioxidants and essential fatty acids. Also used for massage, facials and as an ingredient in anti-aging cream and even aftershave lotion for men. Argan Oil can also be used to nourish the hair making it shiny and healthy looking.
Consistency: Typical and Characteristic of Carrier Oils.
Absorption: Absorbs into skin at an average speed, leaving a slight oily feeling on skin.
Shelf Life: Users can expect a shelf life of up to 2 years with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). We also recommend refrigeration after opening. Please refer to the Certificate of Analysis for current Best Before Date.
Cautions: None Known.
Storage: It is recommended that cold-pressed carrier oils be kept in a cool, dark place to maintain freshness and achieve maximum shelf life. If refrigerated, bring to room temperature before using.
CERTIFICATE OF ANALYSIS
Argan Carrier Oil Cosmetic Grade - Refined
Appearance:Pale yellow to golden yellow liquid.
Solubility. Insoluble in water
Specific Gravity 0.900 0.950 @25 0C
Refractive Index: 1300-1600@20 0C
Store in air tight containers; in a cool dry area; away from direct sunlight.
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