Almonds are incredibly nutritious and satisfying. Adding almonds to a dish instantly ups its taste and visual appeal. Lately, even the oil extracted from these nuts is gaining popularity. It is a common ingredient in medications and cosmetic products. Almond oil is extracted from almonds – which are the edible seeds of the almond tree (called Prunus dulcis). Almond trees come in both sweet and bitter varieties. Almond oil can rejuvenate the skin and improve your complexion. These properties might help reduce acne scars.