Virgin Plum Oil is gaining widespread attention for its nutritive benefits within cosmetic and personal care applications.
Prunus domestica, more commonly known as the plum tree, is a flowering tree that produces colorful, nutritious fruits known as plums.
Our Virgin Plum Oil is cold pressed from the kernels of the fruits. It is 100% pure with no solvents or additives used in its manufacture. After meticulous production, the Virgin Plum Oil is carefully filtered, packaged and stored to maintain the purity, freshness and beneficial properties of this highly nutritive oil.
Virgin Plum Oil Properties:
- Rapid Absorption
- Highly Moisturizing
- Golden Yellow, Clear Liquid Oil
- Light - Moderate Viscosity
- Mild Aroma Similar to Bitter Almond
- Fatty Acid Composition:
- C16:0 Palmitic Acid: 4.0-9.0%
- C16:1 Palmitoleic Acid (Omega-7): <2.0%
- C18:0 Stearic Acid: 0.7-2.6%
- C18:1 Oleic Acid (Omega-9): 60.0-80.0%
- C18:2 Linoleic Acid (Omega-6): 15.0-25.0%
Rich in the polyunsaturated essential fatty acid Linoleic Acid, and the Oleic Acid, a monounsaturated omega-9 fatty acid, Virgin Plum Oil demonstrates the dramatic ability to nourish, moisturize, support and protect the skin and hair. Its light texture, quick absorption and delicate fruity/almond-like aroma complement the finest specialty cosmetic and beauty products.
Virgin Plum Oil is Perfectly Suited for the Following Personal Care Applications:
- Skin Care
- Lip Care
- Hair Care
- Nail Care
Recommended Usage Rate: 1-100%
*Shelf life begins on the date of manufacture and is defined as the average reasonable shelf life of an ingredient
when it is stored and handled properly.