Prunus persica Peach kernel oil has uses in aromatherapy, cosmetics and massage because of the attributes of the oil. Light, non-greasy and nourishing to dry skin, peach kernel oil is hypo-allergenic for those with sensitive skin. Good for mature, dehydrated and delicate skin. Peach kernel oil can have as much as 42% fatty acids that nourish the skin. Many people are allergic to nut oils like almond, peanut or other nuts so peach kernel oil can be a beneficial alternative. Moisture rich, light-weight and non-greasy the oil absorbs readily into the skin making it suitable for all skin types.