Emu oil is rich in Omega 3, 6 & 9, as well as containing vitamins A, E, D & K2. These essential fatty acids help inhibit the cyclo-oxygenase enzyme, which is responsible for pain and inflammation. Emu oil works naturally in a similar way to non-steroid anti-inflammatory drugs.
Emu oil is hypo-allergenic and allergic reactions are rare, because the essential fatty acid profile so closely resembling the profile of our skin. Our bodies cannot produce the essential fatty acids found in Emu oil so supplementation is necessary.
Emu oil is non-polar monounsaturated fatty acid that allows it to move through cells more easily, allowing it to penetrate through all 7 layers of skin, taking all the goodies with it.