Botanical Name - Corylus avellana
Extraction Method - Cold pressed
Aroma - Mild, slightly sweet and nutty
Country of Origin - Turkey/Italy/Spain
Caution - Avoid with nut allergies
Uses - Organic Hazelnut oil is rich in vitamins, minerals and proteins. It is a lovely light oil suitable for skincare and massage. Its astringent properties make it a good choice for young or oily skin types, but it is also lovely for drier skins when blended with richer oils. It makes the skin soft and is very gentle so can be used with sensitive skins, as long as there are no nut allergies.
Organic Certificate - This oil is certified organic by the Soil Association, which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Associationís standards exceed the UK government's minimum requirements for organic products in many areas, but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current