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Ingredient Spotlight: Plum Kernel Oil
5/6/2010 2:02:05 PM

If you’re like me, when you think of plums, you probably think of that nursery rhyme about Little Jack Horner in the corner. But recently I've developed a whole new appreciation for plums (prunus domestica) , especially for the rich and nourishing plum kernel oil, which is pressed from the kernels of the fruit and is This oil is an important ingredient in our Almond Facial Care line.

Harvesting the plum fruits for the antioxidant-rich kernel oil that we use in our all-natural Almond Facial Care.In fact, plums and almonds belong in the same family. The taste of plum kernel oil closely resembles that of marzipan (almond paste), and it's rich in antioxidants, unsaturated fatty acids and vitamin E. It absorbs quickly and easily to smooth and soothe reactive skin while improving elasticity. When paired with sweet almond oil, the combo will really do a number on dry, irritated skin.

Click here to explore all of the products in our Almond Facial Care line, which owe their effectiveness to plum kernel and sweet almond oilsnature's power duo. Your skin will thank you!

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