Apricot Kernel oil is a lightweight and quick-absorbing carrier oil pressed from the oil-rich kernels of Apricots. It contains vitamins E, K and various powerful antioxidants that have a number of health benefits. Apricot Kernel oil works to moisturize and soothe dry, sensitive skin, prevent acne, heal blemishes, wrinkles, fine lines, and other symptoms of aging skin. Sweet Apricot Oil also softens the hair so that it is more manageable. It is also often used to address hair loss. The 100% Wellness Co Apricot Kernel Oil is effective in relieving stiff and aching joints as well as soothing symptoms of cold, cough, and constipation. This oil is commonly applied to itchy, chapped, wounded, or sore skin to facilitate faster healing.