Organic Cold Pressed Virgin Sunflower Oil | HIGH LINOLEIC
- Helianthus annuus
- virgin unrefined oil extracted from organic sunflower seeds
- variety recommended for the ancient oil pulling by Ayurvedic practices
- high in naturally occurring vitamin E and low in saturated fat.
- HIGH LINOLEIC variety
- comes in dark glass bottle and bottled in small batches for freshness
- because it is not filtered slight sedimentation may occur.
- shake well before use
- great for cosmetic applications especially oil washing for acneic skin
- this is a cold pressed oil and no heat is used during the process thus it is considered a RAW oil
Excerpt from Natural Medicines Database: "It was used by Native Americans for its healing properties, applied topically to reduce inflammation, pain, and itching. It was also used to treat poison ivy, snakebites, and rheumatism...Topically, it is used for poorly healing wounds, skin lesions, psoriasis, arthritis, and as a massage oil."
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