Flax Seed oil

Flax Seed – (Linum usitatissimum) Cold Pressed Vegetable Oil

£5.00

BOTANICAL NAME: Linum usitatissimum

AROMATIC: Flax Seed smells a bit like freshly melted butter but like all cold pressed untreated vegetable oils has a slight fatty note.

EXTRACTION METHOD: Cold Pressed

COLOUR: Light Brown

CONSISTENCY: Typical and Characteristic of cold pressed vegebale oils.

ABSORPTION: Flax Seed oil is readily absorbed.

SHELF LIFE: FlaxSeed oil is quick to go rancid; users can expect a shelf life of between 3 and 6 Months with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended. It can become a solid at cool temperatures.

Flax seed is very high in the natural anti-oxidant Vitamin E. It is also a good oil for preventing scarring and stretch marks.

USES: Flax seed is often added to other carrier oils and creams and lotions in order to add skin strengthening properties.