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Hemp seed oil and Hemp Extract oil are becoming increasingly more popular for their benefits to our health and well-being. By the time you finish reading this blog, you’ll be better understand the many medicinal benefits that hemp extract and hemp seed oil provide.
Hemp Seed Oil what is it?
Hemp seed contains 30% oil by weight. This oil is rich in essential fatty acids that are extracted by cold pressing. This is not a unique method to extract hemp seed oil it is very similar to the method used to extract black onion seed oil. This method requires the seeds to have their outer shells removed. They then are chilled and squeezed so the hemp seed oil is extracted. The unrefined oil is green in color, and all of the nutritious content is preserved by using the cold press process. A problem that the industry does experience is the variation in hemp seed size and oil content. Only commercial production is possible. Industrial hemp like the Finnish hemp strain Finola, are capable of producing up 2 ton per hectare yield of seeds. Where as the Cannabis indica strain is capable of producing between 10 to 14 tons per hectare. It does not matter if the oil is pressed from cannabis seeds or hemp seeds. The hemp seed oil that is extracted does not contain any THC.
Are there any benefits to Using Hemp Seed Oil?
Rich in omega-6 and omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids hemp seed oil is extremely healthy to add to your diet. The fact is it’s the only edible oil that s greater than 80% of polyunsaturated essential fatty acids like Linoleic acid (LA) and linolenic acid (LNA). These are found to be in the optimal ratio of 3:1 which is highly recommended by nutritionists.
High levels of vitamin E are another benefit that hemp seed oil contains. In case you were not aware that vitamin E is a well known for its antioxidant properties. An average of 100g of hemp seed oil contain approximately 150mg of vitamin E. The beauty industry is extremely excited about the natural anti-aging properties that this nutrient provides. It is very common for people to make their own tinctures with hemp seed oil. But hemp seed oil does not contain any CBD or any cannabinoids.
WHAT IS HEMP EXTRACT OIL?
Hemp Extract oil is extracted from the entire hemp plant using the seeds , stalk and leaves. Hemp is the primary source for commercial Hemp extract oil containing up to 20%+ full spectrum Cannabinoids. Thus giving you the full benefits that all 100 Cannabinoids provide to the human Endocannabinoid system. The best and highest yields of purity are obtained when the Hemp extract manufacturer uses the advanced supercritical CO₂ extraction process.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF HEMP EXTRACT OIL?
Hemp Extract oil provides the full spectrum of all 100 Cannabinoids(CBD). Unless you are receiving all 100 Cannabinoids you will not benefit from all the wonderful properties that CBD’s can provide to your Endocannabinoid system. Each CBD has a different health benefit. For example CBN can help you reduce pain, help you sleep better and suppress muscle spasms while CBC reduces inflammation and inhibits cell growth in Cancer cells. So if you are not getting all 100 CBD’s you might not achieve the goal you are looking for. Hemp Extract has many health benefits that help fortify the Human Endocannabinoid system (ECS). It has been proven to be a great anti-inflammatory, it also contains properties that may be used as potential cancer treatments.
Hemp Extract oil will not get you high because it does not contain any THC which is a psychoactive compound. Supplementing your everyday diet with Hemp Extract oil can improve homeostasis where your body is at a healthy balance. There are several ways it can be consumed either in a soft gel capsule or as an oil which is administered with a couple of drops under the tongue. Either way a Full Spectrum oil is the most effective way to benefit from all of the improvements you will experience with CBD’s. There are many different options available, from amazing capsules, to different consumable oils, to pain relieving Hemp Balm, to organic Hemp protein powder, and Hemp Extract skin care.