Abyssinian Carrier Oil
Botanical Name: Crambe abyssinica.
Plant Part: Seeds
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Mechanical refining
Color / Consistency: A slightly viscous, pale yellow to yellow liquid
Description: This is a seed oil which is naturally high in erucic acid, up to 58%, and is used as a replacement for Argan Oil, with which it shares excellent properties for the strengthening, gloss and manageability of hair, and the rehydration and protection of dry skin.
Aromatic Description / Scent: Almost odourless, slightly sweet odor.
Common Uses: Personal-care products and cosmetics.
Absorption: Absorbs quickly into the skin, leaving very little oily feeling.
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.
Storage: It is recommended that cold-pressed carrier oils be kept in a cool, dark place to maintain freshness and achieve maximum shelf life. If refrigerated, bring to room temperature before using.