What is Emu oil and how it benefits for skin?

Emu Oil

Emu Oil is extracted from the refined fat of the emu (A large flightless bird found in Australia that also resembles the ostrich). This oil is a natural source of vitamins like A, D, E, F and Omega 3, 6,7,9 fatty acids. Also known as bush medicine among the Australian Aborigines, the oil is very much popular among them from thousands of years. They also referred it as the sacred oil. Research has proved that the oil produced from emu is extremely beneficial for human health owing to the fact that it has rich antioxidants and polyunsaturated fat.

How is Emu Oil Beneficial for the skin ?

Reduces scars, wounds and damage caused by the sun : As it is non-irritating, you can easily use the Emu Oil for healing your wound. Applying this oil can also stimulate skin cell regeneration reducing your scars, stretch marks, wrinkles,and sun damage.

Easily Prevents Skin Ageing : The Emu Oil replenishes fat stores and positively effects the collagen production. Thus, a very effective oil to prevent skin ageing.

Hydrates the skin : If someone has a very dry and rough skin, using Emu Oil can actually eradicate the roughness of your skin. A lotion with this oil can easily penetrate to your skin. Being an excellent emollient it repairs and hydrates dry skin of the body and face.

Reduces inflammation and pain : Emu Oil acts as an anti-inflammatory agent. Massaging this oil or cream in the skin can relax the muscles or joint pain. Both tropical and oral use is beneficial in relaxing the muscles. This oil decreases swelling and minimizes aching to a huge extent.