Hemp cultivation dates back to the beginnings of recorded history in Ancient China and India, it was used as food for humans and animals. For almost 3000 years Hemp was planet Earth’s largest agricultural crop and most important industry producing the fibre, paper, clothing, lighting fuel and medicine used by much of humanity. It is and has always been Earths’ most sustainable natural resource. Studies have indicated that unique properties of Hemp oil can dramatically decrease skin dryness to alleviate itching and irritation. The antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of Hemp may protect against the ageing process while soothing the skin. Acts as a protective barrier to the skin when applied topically. It both locks in moisture and locks out harmful agents like pollution and UV rays
The only plant containing vitamin D - when vitamin D is used topically, skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis and rosacea have been shown to improve.
Contains all the essential amino acids (21) and essential fatty acids necessary for human life, as well as a rare protein known as globule edestins that is very similar to the globulin found in human blood plasma.
Made up of 80% Essential Fatty Acid (EFA) - the highest amount of any other plant in the perfect ratio of 3:1 the optimum requirement for healthy skin.
Rich in Antioxidants - Carotene, Phyto-sterols, Phospholipids.
High in Gamma-Linolenic Acid - better for skin prone to break outs with a comedogenic rating of zero this cannot clog your skin!
- Antioxidants: Carotene // Phyto-sterols // Phospholipids // b-sitosterol (anti-inflammatory properties)
- Fatty Acids: Linoleic Acid // Linolenic Acid // Oleic Acid // Palmitic Acid // Stearic Acid
- Vitamins: D // A // B1 // B2 // B3 // B6 // E
- Minerals: Calcium // Magnesium // Sulphur // Potassium // Iron // Zinc
METHOD OF EXTRACTION - Cold Pressed - oils retain all of their aroma and nutritional value, making these oils highly beneficial for skin care requirements.
PLANT PART USED: The seeds.
CULTIVATION METHOD: Certified Organic
INCI NOMENCLATURE: Cannabis Sativa