Hazelnut Oil is a light, penetrating, monounsaturated oil that is slightly astringent. It is rich in Linoleic Acid, an omega-6 essential fatty acid. It is a highly versatile oil that is suitable for formulations intended for dry, oily and combination skin. It can also be used for several dry skin conditions. Hazelnut Oil is a nourishing addition to massage, hair care, cream, lotion and soap formulations.