Wheat Germ Oil
WHEAT GERM: Triticum vulgare
It takes 1000 kgs of wheat to produce 1 kg of wheat germ oil.
Obtained from: Wheat grain.
Extracted by: Cold pressing.
Properties: The germ makes up only 2% of a wheat grain, and is very rich in vitamin E, essential fatty acids, and tocopherol. It is a natural preservative‚Äîadded to other oils will prolong shelf life. Tonic, clears up complexion, aids circulation,antioxidant.
Contains: 49-60% linoleic acid.
Suitable for: Internal use and external application in adults.
Beneficial for: Broken capillaries, varicose veins, blotches, blemishes, and pimples. Detoxifies the skin. Aids in healing scar tissue. Good for dark skin-spots due to old age. An excellent skin conditioner for all skin types‚Äîespecially for dry skin and related problems.
Uses: Used in creams, facial scrubs, cleansers, hair care, and body lotions.