Hemp, or Cannabis is one of the most useful and versatile plants on the planet. The earliest records of its cultural uses, including medicinal, date back some 5000 years to ancient China. In India, Hemp is revered as a sacred plant of Shiva, the god of ecstasy.
An excellent source for essential fatty acids including gamma linoleic acid, as well as vitamin A and E and all essential amino acids, hemp oil along with linseed oil ranks among the most wholesome and complete of all oils. It makes an excellent addition for relaxing massage oils or moisturizing 'after sun' body lotions and lip balms and can also be added to hair care blends