Virgin Organic Avocado Oil is an unrefined oil that has a dark green color with a characteristic odor and taste. It is known to be rich in Vitamin E and the essential fatty acid Oleic Acid (C18:1). Virgin organic avocado oil is widely used in food, nutritional supplement and cosmetic applications.
Botanical Name: Persea gratissima
Common Uses: It is typically added to other carrier oils to enrich their protein and vitamin content and used in soaps, lotions and creams.
Absorption: Absorbs slowly and leaves a light sheen on the skin.
Shelf Life: Users can expect a shelf life of up to 2 years with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight).
Cautions: None known.