Laurel seed oil has been used for centuries in Antakya, Turkey in traditional cosmetic products including soap and massage oil. The laurel tree is an evergreen forest tree found all over the Mediterranean area, but especially in Turkey. A crown of laurel leaves would often be given to winner in Ancient Greek and Roman games.
Aleppo soap, named after the city of Aleppo in Syria, is a castile soap made from olive oil, lye and laurel oil. Olive oil is known an excellent emollient, while laurel oil was added due to its cleansing properties. At Primal Cure, we really encourage you to make your own beauty products, so why not give soap making a go?!
The cleansing and antiseptic properties of laurel oil also make it an ideal oil to use on acne or spot prone skin.
Add to your existing beauty products to aid acne or spot prone skin
Blend with other oils to make your own soaps or beauty products20ml
100% Laurel Seed oil (herbal)
100% Acquired by cold pressed methods
Warning: Because of its natural nature, this product may contain traces of nuts or other allergens. Keep out of the reach of children. For external use only. If contact with eyes, rinse with plenty of water. Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding. Consult a doctor before use if you are taking any medication or are suffering from any medical condition. Cold pressed on machines that have also been used for nuts and other allergens. We always recommend performing a patch test before first use.