Hemp carrier oil is extracted through the cold press process using the seeds. It is usually dark green in colour of appearance and has a slight nutty aroma, and does not contain the psychoactive constituents that are present in the dried leaves of cannabis sativa. Hemp Seed oil penetrates easily into the skin to replenish oils missing due to sun exposure and poor nutrition.
Effective in massage offering a lasting glide, use in creams lotions and balms, thought to be beneficial for treatment of many skin conditions, particularly those connected with the skin being dry or inflamed. Thought to be beneficial treatment for minor skin irritations, eczema, psoriasis, rashes, acne, dermatitis and dry skin. It is also thought is an excellent oil for combating ageing, wrinkles and fine lines. Can be used as a shaving oil.All vegetable oils & fats are 100% fat and are generally high in calories (on average about 120 calories per tablespoon). Vegetable oils are often used in food preparation for salad dressings, cooking, frying, baking, sauces and marinades. As a general guide, virgin and unrefined oils have more of the oil's natural flavour and lend themselves well for use in cold dishes. Refined oils generally have longer shelf lives and may have a higher smoke point and therefore be better for high heat cooking, but this varies depending on the type of oil. Each oil has its own distinct flavour and nutrient and Fatty Acid composition, so each oil may be used for different purposes depending on your need.
100% pure and Certified organic by Soil Association (Licence number DA21110)
Soothing and healing
Light, balancing, hydrating and nourishing for your skin
Rich in essential fatty acids, vitamin E, minerals and omega oils
Can be used as a shave oil