Expeller pressed. Wheatgerm is rich in natural vitamins A, B, D, and E, Proteins and Lecithin. It is an anti-oxidant that can be added to other carrier oils in order to extend their shelf life naturally.
Wheatgerm has a rich aroma that although pleasant can overpower other aromas if not used in dilution. Dark brown in colour. Wheatgerm can leave an oily feeling on the skin, and should be used in dilution with other carrier oils for best results.
Shelf Life: Wheatgerm is very slow to go rancid; minimum shelf life of 9 months to well over 1 Year with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
Cautions: May cause sensitization in some individuals.