New Zealand Hemp Seed Oil
If you're looking to buy hemp seed oil, you're in the right place. Our hemp seeds oils are all made here in New Zealand, extracted from New Zealand grown hemp seeds. Once the hemp plant reaches maturity it is harvested for the seeds and stalk. To make hemp seed oil, bulk seeds are cold pressed without any solvents to extract the oil. It's worth noting that hemp seed oil differs from hemp oil, which is extracted from the plant's flower.
The end product is a nutrient-dense, nutty flavoured oil, versatile in its uses and benefits. Besides the ideal fatty acid profile, this oil also incorporates key nutrients, vitamins, and minerals. We also offer organically grown and certified hemp seed oil.
Health Benefits of Hemp Seed Oil
One key nutrient found in hemp seed oil is high levels of gamma linolenic acid (GLA), an anti-inflammatory component of omega 6 fatty acids.
Hemp seeds and hemp seed oil have been shown to have a range of potential benefits such as improved heart health, skin health, and a great source of vitamins and minerals.
The omega 3s and omega 6's found in hemp seed oil have been shown to be effective in treating a number of skin conditions including:
Due to its remarkable moisturising properties and ability to balance dry skin, hemp seed oil is being increasingly integrated into skincare products. Moreover, studies suggest that it can augment the skin's resistance to bacterial, viral, and fungal infections.
It is also a great addition to your pets meal to boost their healthy fat intake.
How to Use Hemp Seed Oil
You can use hemp seed oil as a nutritional supplement, consuming 10-15ml daily, or mix it into food and smoothies to enhance their nutritional profile. To preserve its nutrient quality and good fats, it's not recommended for cooking but makes an excellent salad dressing or drizzle on food.
To maintain its freshness, we recommend storing hemp seed oil in the refrigerator.
Need some inspiration for incorporating hemp oil into your diet? Visit our recipe page for a variety of ideas.
Choosing hemp seed oil not only benefits your health but also contributes to a healthier environment. The hemp plant is naturally resistant to pests, which minimises the need for harmful pesticides. Furthermore, hemp plants sequester large amounts of carbon dioxide, making them a climate-friendly crop.
Make an educated decision about your wellness journey today. Explore our range of premium, New Zealand grown hemp seed oil. Your body, and the planet, will thank you.