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A1. What is an Emu?
What is an Emu? The Emu is a prehistoric bird thought to have roamed the Australian outback for over 80 million years. They are members of the ratite family, along with ostrich, rhea, cassowary and
A2.Where does Emu Oil come from?
Where does Emu Oil come from? When an emu is 12-16 months old and weigh 100 - 120 pounds they are processed for their meat. While the meat is red and tastes similar to beef it is 97% fat free. W
A3.Why is farmed and formulated in the USA important?
Emu Oil Farmed and Formulated in the USA Now, more than ever it is vital to know where your emu oil comes from. Recent increases in demand for Emu Oil are bringing more farmers, rendering and f
A4.How is your Emu Oil processed?
Emu Oil Processing Our Oil is processed at a USA food grade oil refining facility using a vacuum deodorizer. This technology is used most widely in food processing and has the longest history at be
A5.Why is AEA Certified Oil Important?
AEA Certified Oil The American Emu Association created a certification program which invites oil processors to submit a 3rd party lab analysis for each batch of fully refined oil to ensure composi
A6.What is the Composition of Emu Oil?
Composition of Emu Oil Approximately 70% of the fatty acids in emu fat are unsaturated – Omega 3, 6, 7 and 9. This composition is consistent with current recommendations for a "heart healthy" di
A7.How do I use Emu Oil?
How to Use Emu Oil For dry skin and mild rashes a small amount of pure Emu Oil can be applied directly to the area and lightly spread over the surrounding skin. A drop of Emu Oil will cover an are
A8.Will sensitive skin react to Emu Oil?
Emu Oil and Sensitive Skin Emu oil has a very low potential for irritation of the skin. It is shown to have almost no side effects, and this means that even at full strength, emu oil has irritation