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.
FOUNDATION OIL - We have chosen Hemp Seed Oil to be one of our foundation oils, 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 aging 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
Made up of 80% essential fatty acid (EFA), the highest amount of any other plant
Contains antioxidants - carotene, phyto-sterols, phospholipids, as well as number of minerals including calcium, magnesium, sulphur, potassium, iron, zinc plus Vitamins A, B1, B2, B3, B6, C, D, and E.
High in Gamma-Linolenic Acid - better for skin prone to break outs with a comedogenic rating of zero this cannot clog your skin!
Absorbing - well into the skin keeping your skin radiant and silky smooth
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.
Hemp Seed Oil has been incorporated into Superb Serum [face] launching early 2017