Stinging Nettle Seed Oil
Urtica dioica, known as Stinging Nettle, is widespread throughout Europe, America and Asia in different areas from temperate to tropical and it is easily adapted to many climatic conditions. Stinging Nettle has a biologically valuable source of active ingredients. The plant is rich in essential amino acids, minerals, vitamins, carbohydrates and carotenoids. Linoleic and linolenic acids are the main fatty acids of the oil. With its fatty acid content, it may help to reduce the risk of heart diseases. Nettle, which is widely used in folk medicine, has been observed to have pharmacological activities such as antioxidant, hypoglycemic, antifungal, antiviral and immunomodulatory [1,2].
Stinging Nettle Seed oil can be used alone or blended with your other favorite base oil.
This oil is edible and also excellent for hair and skin.
This oil is suitable for all skin types
Topically, It is used in cosmetic and massage applications with emollient, moisturizing, nourishing and soothing properties.
This oil is ideal for dry, dull or fragile hair.
Add to a 30 ml bottle: 20 ml Jojoba oil, 5ml Stinging Nettle Seed oil and 5 ml Laurel Berry oil, 3 drops Ylang Ylang essential oil, 2 drops Fine Lavender essential oil and 3 drops Rosemary essential oil, then shake to mix well. Use this serum as a hair conditioner. Apply serum on your scalp and hair. Gentle massage with fingertips using a circular motion, 20 minutes to a couple of hours prior to a hair wash.
Warning & Safety Requirements:
Store oils in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight and out of reach of children.