Rice Bran Oil – Oryza Sativa – (Dewaxed) RBDW Grade
Botanical Name: Oryza Sativa
Extraction: Solvent Extracted
Grade: RBDW Grade (Dewaxed)
Appearance: Appearance is clear with a light golden, honey amber colour. The viscosity is very thin.
Aroma: Very bland, almost no aroma.
Stability/Shelf Life: Very high stability. Due to high saturated and oleic content, it is very stable.
Storage: Store in a cool dry place out of direct sunlight.
This is a very stable oil used liberally in many cosmetics as it can tolerate high heat. It is used in lotions, soaps, hair care products, beard treatments, etc.
Lotions and Creams – Use up to 10% of total volume.
Hair Care/ Hot Oil Treatment / Beard – Excellent to mix with jojoba, coconut and argan oil.
Nail Care – Is an excellent oil for nails and cuticles.
Image credit: Photo of Rice plant by Augustus Binu. Licensed under CC Attribution Share-Alike 3.0 Unported. This image has been remixed/edited.