Country of Origin
Color & Odor
|:||Pale yellow with Light, Nutty and Fatty aroma|
|:||Soluble in alcohol and oils. Insoluble in water|
|:||0.910– 0.920 @ 20°C|
|:||1.465 - 1.475 @ 20°C|
|:||Palmitic Acid, Oleic Acid, Linoleic Acid|
Plant Part Used
DESCRIPTION:Peanut carrier oil is extracted from the peanut using cold pressed method. This all-purpose oil is known for its distinctive aroma, mild flavor and taste of its parent legume. It has a thick texture and absorbs slowly into the skin. Peanut carrier oil is not that commonly used in aromatherapy; however it has a wide array of therapeutic uses.
CONSTITUENTS:Palmitic Acid Oleic Acid Linoleic Acid Arachidic Acid Arachidonic Acid Behenic Acid Lignoceric Acid Other Fatty Acids.
AROMATIC SUMMARY / NOTE / STRENGTH OF AROMA:While most peanut oil does not taste or smell like peanuts.
BLENDS WITH:Blends with avocado, olive, sesame and macadamia nut oil and other light essential oils.
COMMON NAMES:Arthnuts, Goobers, Goober Peas, Pindas, Jack Nuts, Pinders, Manila Nuts and Monkey Nuts
USES:Rich in Vitamin A, Peanut oil is widely used in various skin care formulations for its moisturizing properties. It is useful for treating skin conditions such as acne and blackheads.