Botanical Name: Triticum vulgare
Wheatgerm Oil is a Carrier Oil rich in natural vitamins A, B, D, and E, Proteins and Lecithin. It is an anti-oxidant that can be added to other carrier oils in order to extend their shelf life naturally.
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Colour: Golden yellow to amber brown liquid. Wheatgerm Oil may be cloudy in appearance due to the presence of natural sediments found in the oil. The product is good to use but if desired, it can be subsequently filtered to remove any sediments.
Aromatic Description: Wheatgerm Carrier Oil has a distinct, earthy aroma that is pleasant, but that carries the risk of overpowering other aromas if not used in dilution.
Common Uses: Wheatgerm Carrier Oil is often used in combination with other carrier oils in order to extend shelf lives.
Consistency: Characeristic of Carrier Oils.
Absorption: Wheatgerm Carrier Oil leaves an oily feeling on the skin, and should be used in dilution with other carrier oils for best results.