The Australian Aborigines were the first people to find out about the great healing properties of Emu Oil. They have used it for thousands of years as a valued remedy to keep their muscles and joints supple, and to protect their skin from the harsh Australian sun. The early pioneers saw the Aborigines hanging the emus' skins from trees. They thought it was an Aborigine ritual until they discovered that they were collecting the oil from the emu skins as it melted in the hot sun. It was not long before most pioneers had a pot of the oil in their medicine cabinets, and some reported remarkable healing effects. The famous explorer Robert O'Hara Burke tells how he rubbed emu oil into his arms when he was sunburned and found that, not only did it help his sunburn, but his stiff elbow as well.
The fat from the emu is triple refined by molecular distillation in a rigorously tested and regulated process licensed by the Australian Government. This process removes all protein, bacteria and particulate matter.
Emu Oil is a natural healing oil which is highly penetrating, anti-bacterial, and has anti-inflammatory properties beneficial to the body and skin. It is an odourless white solid at room temperature but melts at 20-22°C to become a clear golden coloured liquid.
Emu oil contains the essential fatty acids; Linoleic acid (Omega-6), Linolenic acid (Omega-3), Oleic acid (anti-inflammatory), Palmitic acid, and some traces of other fatty acids. Emu Oil has the highest concentration of Omega 3 found in nature. These fatty acids are essential in our day-to-day lives to ensure that our bodies remain in top working order. The body not make them itself, so it is important to get these fatty acids from other sources. Emu Oil is an excellent source of these important fatty acids. Pure Australian Emu Oil has no hormones, bacteria or steroids in it.
Pure Australian Emu Oil is a solid but it melts at temperatures over 22°C. Cooling it will return it to its solid state. It is just as effective when applied as a liquid or as a solid.
Emu Oil softens and moisturises the skin, heals chapped and dry skin, evenly tones the skin and softens wrinkles.
Emu Oil, when massaged into the skin quickly penetrates and saturates all the underlying tissues. It's action moisturises the skin and provides anti-inflammatory effects to muscles and joints. Emu Oil is bacterio-static, so bacteria will not grow in it. Therefore, Emu Oil lasts a very long time. It is non-allergenic and as yet no side effects have ever been reported. It is non-comedogenic, so it will not block pores causing spots. Emu Oil is so gentle, it can be used, quite safely, on the most sensitive of skins, and importantly, you do not need to avoid the area round the eyes.
Emu Oil has anti-inflammatory properties which soothe muscles and joints, and encourages re-growth of skin cells and hair follicles. It is very effective because, when massaged into the skin, the oil penetrates right into the muscles and joints.
Emu Oil may be massaged into the skin, saturating the underlying tissue to help with many different problems such as sore muscles and joints and chapped, dry or broken skin. Emu Oil is one of the best natural trans-dermal oils available. It easily penetrates all the layers of skin so it reaches the muscles and joints where it is needed most.
Emu Oil is used by massaging a small amount onto the affected area as often as possible for the first 2-3 days. Then use it 1-2 times a day, or as often as is required. Because there are no known side effects caused by pure Emu Oil, you can use it as often as you want.
It should be stored upright, out of direct sunlight in a cool place. You only need to refrigerate it for a short amount of time if it has melted. It does not matter whether you use it as a solid, or when it has melted, the effects will be the same.
Used as directed, a 50g or 55g pot should last for about 6-8 weeks. It is safe to use Emu Oil for a year after it's purchased.
Pure Emu Oil is non-allergenic and there have been no reported problems after using it. All of our other products contain small amounts of essential oils. If you are concerned about any possible reaction occurring then do a skin test on the inside of your arm and leave it for 24 hours. If there is any redness or itchiness then discontinue use.
Emu Oil may be used while one is on medication, but not as a substitute for it. None of the Emu Oil products that we supply should be taken instead of your medication. Always discuss with your doctor before you stop taking any medication. If you have persistent pain, stiffness or inflammation then you should always consult your doctor.
Read the list below to see which Pure Australian Emu Oil is the best one for you. You can click on the underlined part to take you to the product page. If you should have any problems in working out which is best for you then call us on: 0800 074 2941.
Pure Australian Emu Oil is used for everyday muscle and joint stiffness, for skin complaints, moisturising the skin, encouraging re-growth of skin cells and hair follicles and to reduce scarring. This Pure Oil is best used everyday.
Pure Australian Emu Oil Plus is Emu Oil with extra strength properties to give a strong boost for muscles, joints and skin. People with severe problems generally use this first and then go on to Pure Australian Emu Oil to keep their muscles, joints and skin in best working order.
Pure Australian Emu Cream is used for its moisturising effects on skin complaints anywhere on the body. It is also used as a moisturizer for dry and chapped areas anywhere on the body.
Pure Australian Emu Ointment is used for its relaxing effects and has similar properties to the Pure Emu Oil. You can use it anywhere on the body and is good to take if you are going travelling or to keep on your bedside table, as it doesn't melt.
Norfolk Trading, was a small family-owned business based in Norwich which started importing emu oil in 1993. The founding director was a chemist who spent many years in Australia and the Company had direct family links with Emu Oil processors in that country. Norfolk Trading was acquired by Emu Sales Ltd in 2009. The company is based in Gibraltar. Customer service calls are managed from a Customer Service Call Centre, in Norwich.
Our mission is to supply the best possible quality emu oil available. We concentrate on providing the highest level of service to all our customers worldwide.
Emu Sales Limited
77 Strovolu Ave, Strovolos Centre, Office 204 2018 Strovolos, Nicosia Cyprus
Company Number: HE 345278
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