Bitter Almond (Prunus dulcis) conventional distillation, USA
Bitter Almond has the sweet Amaretto scent which people associate with almond. It is extremely strong and should only be used in very tiny amounts. It can irritate the skin if used incorrectly.
Always dilute your essential oils in an unscented carrier oil like Sesame or Jojoba. Bitter Almond should be diluted at a ratio of 5 drops per ounce of carrier oil. Do not take essential oils internally. Always store essential oils out of heat and sunlight. Keep essential oils away from children.
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