|Latin Name:||Cannabis sativa|
|Country of Origin:||Canada|
|Extraction Method:||Cold Pressed|
Food Grade, Unrefined, Gluten free, Vegan, Non GMO
Absorbs into skin at an average speed, leaves a slightly oily feeling on skin
Hemp seed oil has been referred to as “nature’s most balanced oil” and boasts many health and beauty benefits. It has been known to contribute to beautiful, luscious hair and soft, supple skin, as well as improve circulatory and hormonal health. This oil is even richer in essential fatty acids than flaxseed and evening primrose, making it an ideal addition to most skincare routines.
- Product Info
Contains linoleic acids (omega 6), alpha linoleic acid (omega 3), oleic acids (omega 9), palmitic acid, stearic acid and gamma-linoleic acid (omega 6).
- Recommended Uses
Hemp seed oil is known to moisturize hair and promote hair growth. An anti-inflammatory oil, hemp seed may be effective when used for wound healing, soothing acne and reducing the chance of future breakouts. It is known to promote moisture retention in the skin and hair, soothe joint pain and ease stiffness to improve flexibility. It may also soothe skin ailments such as minor abrasions, eczema and psoriasis, as well as promote elasticity, suppleness and softness. Hemp seed oil may improve circulation and reduce the appearances of scars and varicose veins. It is known to boost immunity and metabolic function while maintaining the balance of hormones, blood pressure and naturally occurring bacteria in the body.
- Shelf Life & Storage
Users can expect a shelf life of 6 months to 1 year with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
- Contraindications & Safety
None known. Recommended for use at a 10-25% dilution but can also be used at 100%. Not to be confused with hash oil — both oils come from the same plant, but are derived from different plant parts. Hemp seed carrier oil does NOT exhibit sedative or narcotic properties.
Glass or Plastic? We offer a selection of carrier oils in your choice of glass or plastic packaging. In order to offset the additional shipping charges because of the weight of glass, there is a nominal fee of $0.50 when you choose glass.
This product has not been evaluated by the CFIA or Health Canada. This information is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We recommend consulting with a certified health practitioner before beginning use.