Wheat Germ Oil
Wheat germ Oil is a particularly gentle oil that is an emollient. It is high in protein and Vitamin E making it a superb addition to your formulations. Wheat germ oil is an antioxidant with more Vitamin E than any other natural oil making it more resistant to light and heat than other vegetable oils. Wheat Germ Oil also contains smaller amounts of Vitamin A, Vitamin B (B1, B2, B3 and B6), Vitamin F and lecithin. Wheat germ oil helps prevent moisture loss from the skin and helps soothe and moisturize irritated, dry, sunburned skin. Wheat germ possesses cell regenerative properties that make it a good choice for anti-aging formulas.
- INCI Name: Triticum vilgare (Wheat) Germ Oil
- Extraction Method: Cold Expeller Pressed & Refined
- Shelf Life: 1 Year
- NaOH SAP Value: 0.132 (converted to ounces)
- KOH SAP Value: 0.186 (converted to ounces)