Sesame seed oil is a semi dry oil that is easily absorbed. It is very popular carrier oil, often used in aromatheraphy and massage. It is also traditionally used in the practice of Indian medicine (Ayurveda), which uses sesame seed oil to help reducing stress and pacify the nervous system. Indeed, research indicates that the high levels of antioxidants and polyunsaturated fats can help reduce blood pressure in some people.
Sesame seed oil is rich in fatty acids including linoleic acid and oleic acid, as well as many vitamins and minerals inducing vit E, magnesium, copper, calcium, iron and zinc. It is popular for infant massage, thought to calm the baby and help them sleep. Amour Natural’s sesame seed oil has been deodorised using steam to reduce it’s natural odour and make it more neutral for use with essential oils and for body care.
Warm gently before use and apply directly on skin or hair to nourish, calm and strengthen. Mix with other oils for a massage blend. Use as an ingredient to make your own hair, body and face products.
Do not take internally. Patch test before use. Discontinue use if skin irritation occurs.