Hemp Seed Oil
Description: Natural oil pressed pressed from the seed of the hemp (cannabis sativa) plant. Cold pressed, unrefined, and filtered. Contains 80% essential fatty acids including linoleic acid, omega-6 (LA, 55%), alpha-linolenic acid, and omega-3 (ALA, 22%), gamma-linolenic acid, omega-6 (GLA, 1–4%) and stearidonic acid, omega-3 (SDA, 0–2%). Liquid at room temperature, lightly amber to greenish colored with a slightly nutty odor. Stable to oxidation, shelf life of about 1 year.
INCI Name: Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) seed oil
- Effective emollient and nourishing ingredient
- Gives a rich skin feel
- Is beneficial for irritated and dry skin
Use: Can be added to formulas as is, add to the fat phase. Use level 1-100% in skin care products (can be used pure, e.g. as massage oil). For external use only.
Applications: Creams, lotions, makeup & sun care products, ointments, bath oils, personal & baby care products.
Raw material source: Hemp seeds
Manufacture: Cold-pressed from hemp seeds
Animal Testing: Not animal tested
GMO: Not tested for GMOs, but unlikely to contain GMOs
Vegan: Does not contain animal-derived components