Finely ground. Seeds are sterilized for bacterial control. Due to the small round grain, it is considered a “skin friendly” scrub that is unlikely to cause damage.
Why People Use This Product:
To provide mild exfoliation properties to products.
Popular Products That Use This Ingredient:
Our Apricot Seed Powder is made by finely grinding apricot seeds. Those seeds are then sterilized for bacterial control. Due to the small round grain, it is considered a “skin friendly” scrub that is unlikely to cause damage. All Natural.
Medium Brown in Color. 97% pass through 40 mesh sieve.
Insoluble in water, oil or alcohol
Country of Origin:
Room temperature. Air tight container.
Best Used By:
One year from date of purchase.
Shelf Life Once Used in Manufacturing:
One year from manufacturing date.
2.5 oz = 1/2 cup
Add to base, amount as desired. Smaller amounts will provide color variations in products. Larger amounts will provide a full scrub. When using in soaps & washes, we recommend the suspension bases which prevent additives from sinking to the bottom of the container.
COMMENTS: These apricot seeds make a great exfoliation soap. Not too scrubby, just right.
PRODUCT USED IN: Soap Products
maureen • vidor
Date Submitted: 06/20/2006
COMMENTS: I used these in the goats milk MP base and stirred it until it was thick then poured it so they suspended evenly and wow! They added natural color to the bar and work wonderfully as a mild exfoliant. Good as a gardening soap also with the sweet orange oil!