5 Sweet Almond Oil Recipes

Sweet Almond Oil is by far, my favorite all-around oil.  It can go from delicious recipes in the kitchen to hair and body recipes in the bathroom.  Here are a few great ideas for Sweet Almond Oil 

 1.Sweet Almond Oil Face Mask

Mix the ingredients to make a paste in a small container.  Apply onto your face with your fingertips in an upwards motion. Let it sit for 30 minutes before you wash it off with warm water. 

1 tbsp. sweet almond oil

1 tbsp. honey

1 tbsp. lemon juice

2. Sweet Almond Oil Body Scrub

Here is a simple recipe that is excellent for exfoliating and removing dead skin cells along with dirt and grime. Add 1 teaspoon of Himalayan Salt or sugar for every teaspoons of sweet almond oil. Stir together until you've made a thick paste. Gently use the pads of your fingers to rub the scrub towards your heart.  Wash off with warm water.

Be gentle while using the scrub. If you rub your face too much, then your skin could get a bit irritated.

3. Sweet Almond Oil Hair Conditioner.

Sweet almond oil makes an incredible conditioner. Take 1 teaspoon and rub into wet hair.  Wait 30 minutes for the oil to work its magic and then wash your hair with Naked Neem Shampoo .

Use once a week. You'll be amazed at your healthier hair.

4. Use Sweet Almond Oil on Dry Hair.

Use sweet almond oil as you would any other hair oil. Place a nickel size dab in the palm of your hands, rub into your hair, and comb it thoroughly coat your hair. It can keep your hair sleek looking and protect it from split ends.

 5. Use Sweet Almond Oil to make lip balm.

Melt the shea butter, beeswax, and coconut butter in a double boiler on the lowest heat possible. Remove them from the heat and add the remaining ingredients. Mix and pour them into the balm tubes. Let it sit for 24 hours before you use it. 

1 tbsp. shea butter

1 tbsp. coconut oil butter

1 1/2 tbsp. sweet almond oil

1 1/2 tbsp. beeswax (for vegan add 1 1/2 tbsp kokum butter)

.15 lip balm tubes 

 

That's 5 Sweet Almond Oil Recipes that are great!  

In the kitchen, replace about any oil with Sweet Almond Oil.  It can be used for frying or as a salad oil.  It is a delicious oil!