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Walnut (Juglans regia)

What is Walnut?

Early history indicates that walnuts came from Persia. However, prior to that time, there are other indications that show the walnut was grown in many parts of the world including Egypt, Eastern Europe, Asia, South and North America, and Greece. Usually blended with several other oils, the beneficial effects of walnut oil is very high when used in aromatherapy.

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Advantages

Extremely emollient and used in formulations with dry and damaged skin. Walnuts help maintain and protect skin from free radicals that are harmful in nature.

Aroma

Nutty aroma

Absorption

 Average rate of absorption and slight oil feeling left on skin.

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