Almond oil is a wonderful conditioning oil in moderate proportions. Almond oil is a great emollient for softening and conditioning the skin. It is well suited for eczema, psoriasis and itchy, dry and inflamed skin. Almond oil is used in making lip balms, solid lotion bars, bath oils and massage oils. It is also a wonderful emollient oil for soap making. Almond oil is renowned for its rich concentration of oleic and linoleic essential fatty acids.