Description: Hempseed Carrier Oil is high in Omega fatty acids and proteins. It is a fantastic cosmetic grade oil due to its nutrients, though the illegal Cannabis association tends to reduce its popularity. It is currently being more readily explored by progressive manufacturers.
Color: Pale yellow to golden yellow liquid.
Aromatic Description: Refined Hemp Seed has a distinct aroma. While still relatively mild, it is stronger than most other carrier oils.
Common Uses: Hempseed Carrier Oil is becoming a popular manufacturing oil, though only through pioneers in the cosmetic field. This oil reduces visible signs of aging while replenishing and protecting the skin’s moisture barrier and improving the texture of skin.
Consistency: Typical and Characteristic of Carrier Oils.
Absorption: Absorbs into skin at average speed, slight oil feeling left on skin.
Shelf Life: Users can expect a shelf life of up to 2 years with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended. Please refer to the Certificate of Analysis for current Best Before Date.
Cautions: None Known.
Storage: It is recommended that cold-pressed carrier oils be kept in a cool dark place to maintain freshness and achieve maximum shelf life. If refrigerated, bring to room temperature before using.
IMPORTANT: All New Directions Aromatics (NDA) products are for external use only unless otherwise indicated. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease, and it should not be used by anyone who is pregnant or under the care of a medical practitioner. Please refer to our policies for further details, and our disclaimer below.
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Rating: Made lotion bars using this as one of the ingredients, and I was impressed on how moist it leaves your skin. No irritations..I love it.
By:Sandra, Schenectady, New York
Date: Loyal Customer Since: 23-Dec-2012
Rating: This oil is one of my favorites. It's ceramide content makes it great for hair.
By:Adriana, New Orleans, Louisiana Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 19-May-2011
Rating: I'm impressed. I've used hemp oil in the place of sweet almond in a couple of recipes and I love it. I love the way it soaks in and does not leave an oily feeling behind, it just soaks right in. I mixed it with meadowfoam seed oil, vit e oil, and lavender eo oil for a night oil and love the results. I use this oil after my witch hazel toner. Thank you for DNA for another high quality product at a good price.
Rating: Best priced Hempseed Oil we have found to date!! LOVE it in our CP soaps!!!! One of our FAVOURITE carrier oils!!
By:Laura, Niagara Falls, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 09-Nov-2005
Rating: I was worried about the smell of this product after some of the reviews, but it's not a heavy scented oil at all. Has a slight nuttiness to it with a hint of fresh cut grass. I do not mind the smell at all. But forget about the smell anyway because the oil is amazing for just about everything. Leaves my skin glowing and petal soft. I personally use this in an OCM mix and as a moisturizer all on its own. I almost feel like tossing everything else i have for my face out the window and just keep this in a bottle by the sink. Even my husband loves this stuff and uses it straight out of the bottle on his dry hands. My new favourite oil hands down.
By:Laura, Vancouver, British Columbia Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 09-Nov-2005
Rating: A bit more oily than I expected, but that is honestly my only complaint. I use this in every recipe I make. Personally, I love the feel of the oil and something about hemp just feels right for me (not a smoker, but see potential in hemp as an all-purpose agricultural staple). My clients dig it as well. Thanks guys.
By:Michael, Chicago, Illinois Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 05-Dec-2010
Rating: because of the positive reviews i got this and continue to be amazed by the wonderful products that nda provides for it customers. i mix 4 oz premium cosmetic creme with a tbls of hemp oil and fo for the best body creme i have ever used this includes shalimar body creme and estee lauder at about $30/container. i figure about 3 bucks for product and labor for this great stuff!
By:Ruth, Wildorado, Texas Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 02-Apr-2010
Rating: I have used this in my bath bombs, and I like it. It's a nice light oil, similar in consistency to grapeseed oil, and doesn't leave a film around the bath tub.
By:Gidget, Ajax, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 09-Nov-2005
Rating: I use this hemp when I want the feel of hemp, without the scent or coloring of the unrefined. Best prices around for top quality hemp.
By:Juanita, East Burke, Vermont Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 08-Sep-2008
Rating: LOVE this oil... can't make my body butter without it! very smooth
By:Leeann, Grand Valley, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 09-Nov-2005
Rating: Wow! Hemp is one of my most popular oils! I keep getting request and great responses about it. I use it in hair oils and to add colour to other clear carrier oils. Unrefined hemp oil has a rich green colour and subtle scent--"5 STARS!"
By:Nattassia, Toronto, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 09-Nov-2005
Rating: My rehabilitation clinic makes an anti-inflammatory analgesic massage oil using hempseed oil from NDA as the primary ingredient. Unlike most oils, hempseed absorbs quickly and feels fantastic on the skin. Allergy to this oil seems to be rare. It's also high (80%) in omega fatty acids, which may account for it's anti-inflammatory and pain-relief properties on tissues and joints. And hempseed oil can be refrigerated and even frozen to help retain freshness.
By:Terri, Kent, Washington
Date: Loyal Customer Since: 26-Oct-2008
Rating: Nice light scent and golden colour. Made a great addition to my soaps.
By:Cathy, Sicamous, British Columbia Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 09-Nov-2005
Rating: The hemp seed oil goes well in my soaps, lotions, and lip balm!
By:Kelly, Strathmore, Alberta Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 09-Nov-2005
Rating: This oil has a distinctive scent, so I've not found it to be great with added scent, but it is an awesome massage oil. I've also added it to hair conditioner with success.
By:Karen, Nepean, Ontario Top ReviewerDate: Loyal Customer Since: 09-Nov-2005
Rating: Hands down, NDA has the best price on Hemp Oil that I have been able to find. I love to use hemp in my
CP soap, it adds a great conditioning feel!
The quality of the oil is top notch.
By:Jennifer, Stockton, California
Date: Loyal Customer Since: 04-Jan-2006
Rating: I've seen tons of recipes lately that call for hemp seed oil, and NDA had -the- best price I could find anywhere, and I'm a research nut. The oil itself sinks in quickly and feels wonderful on the skin. If you haven't tried it, substitute it for some of your other oils like grapeseed or sweet almond. Between hemp oil and hemp butter, I've been inspired to create a whole line of products -- Grass Roots cream, Lemon Grass lip butter -- with "grass!"
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