In other work, Ledbetter is working with Thomas Klasson, research leader at ARS's Commodity Research Unit in New Orleans, Louisiana, to test the adsorption ability of almond shells
Ground almond shells
polish the skin while sandalwood and rose oil firm it up.
95) is a home spa scrub to exfoliate the skin, using ground almond shells
and cocoa butter and apricot kernel oil to moisturise.
Macadamia, pecan and almond shells
are of little commercial value other than the nuts' natural packaging -- or livestock bedding.
The first is a fizzing layer of marigold petals, followed by exfoliating almond shells
, and then a centre of cocoa butter, apricot and sandalwood oils to moisturise freshly polished skin.