Almond oil exists in two varieties; bitter and sweet. The bitter almond oil is extracted from the bitter almonds. Because of its toxic effects when ingested, the bitter almond oil is better suited for external application. Below we mention for you the main benefits of almond oil:
Fever-inhibiting: Almond components (including quinine) have been known since time immemorial as a substance that has a beneficial effect. It has a slightly toxic effect on many pathogens, including bacteria and parasites. However, it must be prevented that the oil is ingested in large quantities.
Anti-carcinogen: research shows that almond oil can have an inhibiting effect on the division of tumor cells in some types of cancer.
Dermatological effects: many beneficial things can be seen when using almond oil. The skin becomes smoother, it penetrates deeper layers of skin where it can also work. In addition, it has a positive effect on individuals who suffer from persistent eczema or psoriasis.
Muscular pain: one of the most common effects of almond oil is that it can relieve muscle pain.
Hair loss & nail strength: for many men an unwanted phenomenon of aging. Almond oil has an inhibiting effect on hair loss. In addition, it strengthens the nails.
Cardiovascular effects: in low doses, almond oil has a protective effect on the heart.