Nutritional grade hemp seed oil - The most nutritional oil available, full of essential fatty acids...use in salads, dressings, and more! Cold-pressed in an oxygen free environment, this oil better resists oxidation, giving it an extended shelf life.
Cosmetic grade hemp seed oil - Attention soap makers! Hemp oil is here and it's getting cheaper. Explore the many other possibilities in integrating hemp oil into body care. Examples include (but are not limited to!..) massage oil, body cream, shampoo, conditioner, lip balm, healing salves, and more!
When the seed of the hemp plant are cold-pressed, it yields an oil that has a delicious and remarkable sweet nutty taste that is appreciated by both gourmet and health minded folks alike.
Not only does hemp seed oil taste good, but it is a green gold-mine of the health enhancing omega 3 and omega 6 essential fatty acids (LA, LNA) and GLA.
Organic hemp seed oil, is considered to be the #1 nutritional oil for health, because it has the highest and most complete profile of essential fatty acids (EFA's, good healthy fats). First cold-pressed organic hemp seed oil is Nature's own healthy blend of omega 3 and 6 essential fatty acids. And unlike most flax seed oil, hemp seed oil does not go rancid quickly.
Here is what the experts say about hemp seed oil:
It has the ideal ratio ( 3:1 ) of omega 6 to omega 3 essential fatty acids.
''Nature's most perfectly balanced oil'': Udo Erasmus (author: ''Fats that Heal, Fats that Kill'')
Hemp seed oil is the highest oil in essential fatty acids: 75-80% total EFAs.
''An edible oil with superior nutritional and therapeutic properties''...Dr. Andrew Weil.
Hemp seed oil should always be used raw, uncooked. Hemp seed oil can be used in all of your favorite healthy recipes that do not involve cooking: for example: salad dressings, dips, pesto, hummous, guacamole, shakes, smoothies. Or hemp seed oil can be taken directly: 1 or 2 Tablespoons per day as a nutritional supplement of health supporting essential fatty acids.
Medicinal uses for hemp plant seed extend as far back as the Ming Dynasty. It's Chinese name is Ma Zi (hemp plant seed). It is often used for degenerative conditions and inflammatory disorders of the intestine.
Unrefined hemp oil can be used for cooking in place of olive or safflower oils. It has a unique nutty flavor and adds EFA.'s (essential fatty acids) as well as other nutrients to your diet.
Hemp seeds and hemp seed oil produce no ''high'' in humans or animals. Hemp seeds do not contain the intoxicating compound called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). This is found in the resin of the flowering part of the hemp plant in small quantities. After the seeds are harvested, cleaned and ready for pressing they contain negligible amounts, if any, of THC.
Cornucopia fulfillment center does ship to Canada, but not internationally.
In Stock! Products from the C warehouse are 95% in stock. Cornucopia (C) fulfillment center is Starwest Botanicals, shipping from California. Cornucopia fulfillment center ships UPS to street addresses, and USPS to PO Boxes, Ground or Express. You will be given the Express option on checkout. You will get the tracking number as shipment confirmation to your email.
Essential oils cannot ship to po boxes, or by air.
Some Starwest products contain sulfur-based preservatives, known as sulfites. FDA considers sulfites to be generally recognized as safe (GRAS), but some people are sulfite-sensitive.
Any customer performing quality tests on products with the expectation of returns based on test results must order only one unit (one pound or one kilo) of any item intended for testing.