The poppy plant is native to Asia and the East Mediterranean, its scientific name is Papaver somniferum. Poppy seed oil is exactly as it sounds – the pressed oil from poppy seeds. High in oleic acid (omega-9) which fights inflammation and is a highly effective emollient. Poppy seed oil is also an excellent source of vitamin E, a powerful antioxidant which helps repair and build tissue and preserves the protective lipid layer on skin.
It is also a rich source of vitamin E, calcium, iron and manganese.
Its natural low scent makes it an ideal carrier oil for blending with other herbal and essential oils, and it is a popular oil to use in soap making!
100% Poppy Seed oil (herbal)100% Acquired by cold pressed methods
Warning: Because of its natural nature, this product may contain traces of nuts or other allergens. Keep out of the reach of children. For external use only. If contact with eyes, rinse with plenty of water. Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding. Consult a doctor before use if you are taking any medication or are suffering from any medical condition. Cold pressed on machines that have also been used for nuts and other allergens. We always recommend performing a patch test before first use.