This oil makes an excellent addition to lotion, and soap recipes, or use it as a stand-alone massage oil! It is easily absorbed through the surface of the skin layers, and is often recommended for mature skin types due to is ability to fight free radicals.
It's extra gentle to the skin and provides your finished product with both emollient and antioxidant properties. Packed full with vitamins A, D, B, and E, it helps support collagen levels, and with continued used, shows evidence of lessening scar tissue. Many who suffer from eczema and other similar skin issues, claim this oil helps relieve their dry, itchy conditions.
This wheat germ oil is unrefined and does hold a deep amber color and a medium, natural "wheat-y" scent. It tends to have a shorter shelf life over other oils, so it should be stored in a cool area. You can certainly refrigerate any oil to help prolong the shelf life as well.
For cold process soap, this oil will assist with creating a gentle, stable lather. It works well in combination of other oils. Slow to trace. Cold pressed. This item is food grade.