Sesame Seed Oil, 100% Certified Organic, Non-GMO, Unrefined
Bonantical Name: Sesamum Indicum
Aroma: Nutty but faintly sweet sesame aroma
Processing: Unrefined (Virgin)
Viscosity: Medium to Thick
Sourced From: India, Mexico, United States
Sesame seed oil is high in Vitamin E, Vitamin B and minerals such as calcium, magnesium and phosphorous. Sesame seed oil has been used as part of a massage oil blend and in skincare as a natural moisturizer. It is considered popular as a carrier oil for therapeutic oils due to its viscosity and polyunsaturated fat content, allowing it to be absorbed readily into the skin.
Due to its naturally occurring compound called sesamol, Sesame seed oil is high in antioxidants. One study showed that application of sesame seed oil blocks roughly 30 of the harmful UV rays and another study found that the high linoleic content may inhibit skin cancer cell growth. Sesame Seed Oil is considered one of the healthiest alternatives to normal vegetable oils. It is used commonly in Asian and Middle Eastern Cuisines. Sesame Seed Oil is the tradition oil used in a technique called "oil pulling".
Some reported health benefits include skin and hair health, stimulate strong bone growth, diabetes prevention, reduce blood pressure, increase heart health, aid in anxiety & depression management, infant health, boost dental health, cancer prevention, aid the digestive process, and lower inflammation.
Breakdown of vitamins, minerals, and other nutrients found in an ounce of Sesame seed oil.
- Copper – 0.7 mg. 35% RDA.
- Manganese – 0.7 mg. 35% RDA.
- Calcium – 277 mg. 28% RDA.
- Iron – 4.1 mg. 23% RDA.
- Magnesium – 99.7 mg. 25% RDA.
- Tryptophan – 93 mg.
- Zinc – 2 mg. 13% RDA.
- Fiber – 3.9 g. 16% RDA.
- Thiamin – 0.2 mg. 15% RDA.
- Vitamin B6 – 0.2 mg. 11% RDA.
- Phosphorous – 179 mg. 18% RDA.
- Protein – 4.7 g.
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