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Characteristics of Common Carrier Oils

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Hazelnut-

The oil you get from the hazelnut is said to be light and have a mild fragrance. It is due to it ability to be easily absorbed in the skin that people have found that it is a useful oil in things like facial blends for oily skin.

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Characteristics of Common Carrier Oils

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Coconut- Coconut oil is said to be the highest in saturated fats, it is twice as saturated as lard. As an example when the oil is at room temperature it is a solid.

Coconut oil can be used well with other oils for massages. Typically coconut oil can be found in recipes for naturally made body lotion or cream/whipped recipes.

Keep in mind though coconut oil can cause an allergic reaction to those that have skin sensitives. It is suggested that before using this oil or products made with coconut oil you test a very small amount on the area you intend to use it on first.

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