Hemp essential oil comes from the Cannabis plant.
- Botanical Family: Cannabaeae
- Other Common Names: Cannabis *not the same as CBD Oil.
- Part of Plant Used: Flowers/Leaves
- Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
- Variations: The THC content will not be transferred during the distillation process. Hemp essential oil is not to be confused with CBD (Cannabinoid) Oil or Hemp Seed Oil, which is a cold pressed carrier oil.
- Chemistry: Hemp is comprised of monoterpenes (a-pinene, B-pinene) and sesquiterpenes (B-myrcene, B-caryophyllene, (E)-B-ocimene, terpinolene, a-caryophyllene)
- Digestive: supports the digestive system
- Nervous System: elevates the mood and is uplifting and balancing and promotes healthy sleep routines
- Musculoskeletal: supports pain relief
- Skin: balances the skin
- Spiritual: Supports the Heart, Third Eye, and Crown Chakras focusing on love, relationships, perspective, and higher levels of consciousness
- Scent Profile: Mid note with a sharp herbaceous aroma
- Longevity: The aroma of Hemp can last up to 100-200 hours.
- Fragrance Classification: Herbaceous
- Blends well with: Clove, Grapefruit, Lavender, Peppermint, Spearmint, Lemon, Sweet Marjoram, Roman Chamomile, Vetiver
- No known issues
Products Using Hemp Essential Oil
- Arctander, Steffen. Perfume and Flavor Materials of Natural Origin. A Pathfinder Book Reprint Edition, 2017.
- “Flavor, Fragrance, Food and Cosmetics Ingredients Information.” The Good Scents Company, The Good Scents Company (TGSC), 2019, www.thegoodscentscompany.com/.
- Shutes, Jade and New York Institute of Aromatic Studies. "Foundations of Aromatherapy" and "Aromatic Scholars" Aromatherapy Certification Programs and Course Materials. 2017-2019.
- Tisserand, Robert, et al. Essential Oil Safety: a Guide for Health Care Professionals. 2nd ed., Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier, 2014.