The Unique Properties of Emu Oil

The internet is filled with information about emu oil, some verified and some not. Some of it can be downright misleading. For that reason, 4 D Acres tries to give you information that is backed by scientific studies.

While emu oil is just beginning to make its mark in the world of clinical trials, there are some studies that seem to indicate that the qualities of pure emu oil are well founded.

We will share a few of those studies with you regarding some key properties of emu oil. Click on the red text to open hyperlinked article.

· Anti-inflammatory activity

Emu oil(s): a source of non-toxic transdermal anti-inflammatory agents in aboriginal medicine.
This study has found that “The ‘oil’ obtained from emu fat can be a very effective inhibitor of chronic inflammation in rats when applied dermally…”

· Penetration enhanced for topical skin products

Letter to the Editor, Australasian Journal of Dermatology
A report on a study finding emu oil to be “totally non-irritating, having good moisturizing properties, cosmetically pleasing texture, and low incidence of comedogenicity.” Additionally it states that “the most intriguing property of emu oil, …is its proposed ability to penetrate the [skin]. See top of the 2nd page (page 160).

· Rapid skin cell rejuvenation

Why the Excitement About Emu Oil?
Deena Gentle shares some interesting findings on emu oil, including a quote from Mark Potter is president of Atlantis Labs and Stephen Marcus Manufacturing, “Our tests have shown that emu oil provides the skin with essential fatty acids which help the skin respond to healing.”

· Significant scar reduction

Emu Oil Research
A resume of published medical research from a variety of sources, both in Australia and
around the world, into various properties that have been attributed to Emu Oil. Pay particular note to “Evaluation of Emu Oil in Lubrication and Treatment of Healed Burn Wounds”, in which it is found that emu oil assists in scar reduction and healing associated with burns.

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