Botanical Name: Prunus cerasus
Extraction Method : Cold Pressed
Color: Pale yellow to golden yellow liquid.
Aroma: Cherry Kernel Carrier Oil has very little scent characteristic of most carrier oils.
Edible: Our products are for external use only
Common Uses: Cherry Kernel Carrier Oil is a stable, emollient oil great for skin care products and soap making. It can be used as a light, moisturizing oil for lip balms, body butters, salt and sugar scrubs, bath or massage oils as well as soaps and shampoos.
Shelf life: 2 Years
Cautions: For external use only
Vitamins / Minerals / Lipids Contained: Rich in Vitamins A and E
Plant / Oil History: Cultivated sour cherries were selected from wild specimens of Prunus cerasus and the doubtfully distinct P. acida from around the Caspian and Black Seas, and were known to the Greeks in 300 BC. They were also extremely popular with Persians and the Romans who introduced them into Britain long before the 1st century AD
Plant / Oil Description: The tree is smaller than the sweet cherry (growing to a height of 4–10 m), has twiggy branches, and its crimson-to-near-black cherries are borne upon shorter stalks
Storage: Cool dark place