Carrier Oils and your skin type 101


by karen knowles February 15, 2016

Here are some basics about which carrier oils to use for your skin type.  
I will have a follow up article about the carrier oils and their individual strengths coming soon.
 

Absorption Speeds

Fast   Average Slow 
  • Apricot Kernal
  • Canola
  • Grapeseed
  • Hazelnut
  • Rosehip
  • Safflower
  • Argan
  • Coconut
  • Hemp
  • Jojoba
  • Olive
  • Sunflower
  • V6
  • Avacodo
  • Castor
  • Flax Seed
  • Oat
  • Macadamia Nut
  • Sweet Almond
     

       

       

      Liquid Carrier Oils

    • Apricot Kernal (2)
    • Argan
    • Avacodo (2)
    • Canola 
    • Castor (1)
    • Corn Oil (3)
    • Grapeseed (2)
    • Hemp seed (0)
    • Jojoba (2)
    • Olive (2)
    • Rosehip (1)
    • Safflower (0)
    • Sunflower (0)
    • Sweet Almond (2)
    • V6
    • Vitamin E (2)
    • Comedogenic Ratings:
      • 0- Won't clog Pores
      • 1- Low chance
      • 2- moderate-Low chance
      • 3- Moderate chance
      • 4- Higher Chance

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      Soft Carrier Oils & Butters

      • Babassu
      • Coconut (4)
      • Capuacu
      • Mango Butter (0)
      • Shea Butter (0)
      Hard/ Brittle Butters
      • Cocoa Butter (4)
      • Illipe Butter
      • Kokum Butter

       





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