Safflower Oil – 1 gal
Ingredients – 100% Safflower Oil
USDA – Certified Organic
The eSutras Organics Safflower Oil is top grade and gently processed. It is exceptionally high in linoleic fatty acids. These acids make it an excellent moisturizer.
The safflower oil has the highest source of polyunsaturated fats. The content of these healthy fats found in this oil is higher than other types of vegetable oils. This cooking oil also has other essential nutrients. These include omega-6 fatty acids and vitamin E.
The oil has 13% monounsaturated fatty acids (oleic acid). Also, it only has 8$ saturated fatty acids. Due to its ingredients, the safflower oil is said to possess various health benefits.
The high levels of polyunsaturated fats in the oil makes for great benefits. For one, it can help in producing prostaglandins in the body. These hormone-like compounds aid in strengthening the cells. It also makes for the body to properly function.
One of the best benefits of the oil is its aid in weight loss. It is an effective way to eliminate excess fat.
Brown fat is present in many areas of the body. This is a major factor in burning calories. The safflower oil has cis-linoleic acid. This acid will convert into gamma linoleic acid. The gamma linoleic acid then triggers the brown fat to burn calories.
Other benefits of the safflower oil include:
- lowers bad cholesterol levels.
- strengthens the immune system.
- helps in protecting the body from certain infections and diseases.
The oil also has benefits to the skin. It helps in moisturizing dry skin. This is especially useful in winter. The oil is also useful for acne treatment. Applying this oil to the skin also aids in other skin ailments. It can help with scars and wrinkles.
It is also famed in the cooking world. Using the oil in food recipes will help with weight loss and other health benefits.