- Latin Name
- Persea Americana
Avocado pear carrier oil is an excellent emollient which penetrates the deeper layers of the skin. The oil has a thick consistency which enables it to blend well into other base oils to create the ideal massage slip. Best preserved in the refrigerator.
- Helps alleviate Eczema and dry skin conditions
- Ideal for mature skin
- Reduces inflammation and promotes skin healing
- Nourishing to the skin
At one time avocado oil was believed to be an aphrodisiac. Avocado pulp has been used as a hair pomade to stimulate hair growth, to hasten suppuration and also as an emmenagogue (Leung & Foser 1996).