Effects of Hemp Seed Oil

Hempseed oil and the Effects on our Health

Hemp oil is known abroad as a “natural food jewel for human health” or “source of health for all”. The oil is used in special nutritional programs to maintain or improve health.

The reason is that hemp oil contains all the essential amino acids and essential unsaturated fatty acids. These do well for the human organism. The acids were called etheric because they can not make the body itself. We have to absorb these with food

Hemp oil contains the valuable protein globulin edestin, which is very similar to the globulin in blood plasma.

Hemp seed, or hemp oil, therefore, belongs to the most balanced and rich sources of essential oils. How is this hemp oil used in our body?

Healthy heart and circulation

Hemp oil contains omega-6 and omega-3 unsaturated fatty acids that are in the ideal ratio of 3: 1 It turned out that this ratio supports the entire cardiovascular system [1]. Unsaturated fatty acids play an important role in many biological processes in the body, thus preventing the development of various degenerative diseases [2].

It promotes the growth of hair, nails and skin healthy

The oil from hemp seed is used for moisturizing and nourishing the scalp. Studies have shown that the oil reduces skin dryness, which leads to irritation and itching [3]. Antioxidants work the aging process and soothe. [4]

Food for the brain and other organs

The oil also contains omega-3 fatty acids DHA (docosahexaenoic acid), which is the building block of the human brain, cerebral cortex, skin, semen, testes and retina. DHA is important especially in the first years of life. [5] The use of hemp oil therefore contributes to the development of these organs during pregnancy.

Fish oil without mercury

Hemp oil contains a very similar range of acids, such as fish oil, which is known as a nutritional supplement for the development of the brain, the immune system and increases well-being [6,7,8]. Fish oil, however, contains more mercury, which can slow down the development of the nervous system, in newborns or fetuses. There is no danger of mercury when using hemp oil and therefore it is an ideal supplement during pregnancy [9].

Support of the immune system

Unsaturated fatty acids support a healthy gut flora and immune system [10]. Hemp oil and has its place in the time of the flu and cold.


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