HIGH ALTITUDE NATURALS™ Wheat germ oil is a highly rich oil that is one of the richest sources of vitamin E, A and D. It also has a high content of proteins and Lecithin. This oil is widely used for external application, as it helps a great deal in getting rid of skin irritation including skin dryness and cracking. Wheat Germ Oil (unrefined) is cold-pressed without the use of chemical solvents. This oil is darker color appearance with characteristic odor. Botanical name: Triticum vulgare.
When applied on the skin, it improves the circulation of blood and also helps to repair the skin cells destroyed by the scorching heat of sun. It keeps away the symptoms of dermatitis, thereby preventing the skin from being victimized by various kinds of problems.
The Vitamin E Oil present in Wheat Germ Oil promotes skin cell formation, and is great for nourishing and rejuvenating dry, mature, dehydrated skin, and reducing scars, stretch marks, sunburns, and damaged skin. It has anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant effects, which may be beneficial medicinally as well as in cosmetics. The high Vitamin E content in Wheat Germ Oil is a natural preservative, helps to prevent rancidity, and prolongs the shelf life of cosmetic products.
Specifically, Wheat Germ Oil has been shown to be effective for the following conditions:
Dry and cracked skin, Eczema, Psoriasis, prematurely aged skin, Stretch marks, Dull complexion, Tired and overexerted muscles, Sunburn and burns, Scars,
DIRECTIONS: Add up to 10% of the carrier oil for massage and to any creams and lotions, or use undiluted.