THE TIMELESS EMU
The Emu is a prehistoric bird thought to have roamed the outback of Australia some 80 million years ago. Much like the Native American's relationship with the bison, the Aborigines of Australia looked upon the Emu as the core of their existence. The Emu provided them with food, clothing, shelter, medicine, and spiritual subsistence.
Today the Emu of the "Timeless" past is on the forefront of playing a large role in the future of American agriculture.
Emu oil is a complex and primitive oil. It is a greaseless, odorless oil that is an excellent moisturizer and emollient. Long known for it's penetrating properties, Emu oil is well suited for use in cosmetics and pharmaceuticals. Because of the primitive nature of the oil there is ongoing university and private research currently underway to fully determine the oil's benefits and applications. The following quote is from Mark Potter, a chemist at Atlantis Laboratories; "There are good reasons on why it (Emu oil) heals so well, and it's because of the chemistry of the oil. There are things in the oil that the skin needs to help heal itself. And those elements are right there present in the oil, and they can actually penetrate very well. That's the reason. It's actually what the skin wants and needs."
For thousands of years the Aborigines have used the oil. Today the oil can and will be found in places from the family bathroom cabinet to the sports training room.
More than 85% of the N.B.A. trainers use some type of Emu oil or Emu oil product. Likewise a number of the N.F.L. trainers now use Emu oil or Emu oil products.
Emu oil is being used as a moisturizer for dry skin and to speed up the replacement of exfoliated skin cells for a more hydrated, smoother appearance. Again, a quote from Mark Potter, chemist at Atlantis Laboratories: "What makes Emu oil so unique is that it contains many, many beneficial things for the skin, yet doesn't have the negative aspects that other oils may have…It's even a lot better than people realize."
The list of the uses for Emu oil goes on and on and with each new day more and more exciting discoveries for the use of the oil from the "Timeless Emu" are being discovered.
For more information on how Emu Oil can enhance your quality of life, view our Emu Oil Brochure (3.4Mb pdf).
FDA disclaimer: These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.