Properties and Benefits of Cupuaçu Butter

Cupuacu butter

Properties and Benefits of Cupuaçu Butter: Cupuacu butter is a plant-derived butter made from the seeds of the Brazilian cupuacu fruit (Theobroma grandiflorum). It is a cream colored butter with sweet fruity and faint sour notes and a thick consistency. Cupuacu butter is for external use on the skin, hair, lips and nails and is ⭐ Continue ReadingProperties and Benefits of Cupuaçu Butter

Properties and Benefits of Corn Oil

Corn oil

Properties and Benefits of Corn Oil: Corn oil is a major component of Western diets. Its relatively healthy fat profile, low production costs and low price as well as higher smoke point make it an overall safe edible oil option. Corn oil is commonly used for skin and hair care but has other industrial applications. ⭐ Continue ReadingProperties and Benefits of Corn Oil

Properties and Benefits of Perilla Leaf Oil

Perilla leaf oil

Properties and Benefits of Perilla Leaf Oil: Perilla leaf oil, also called shiso leaf oil, is the oil extracted from the leaves of the perilla plant (Perilla frutescens). Unlike the seeds, the leaves yield much less oil and boast different properties but are nonetheless surprisingly nutritious. The oil obtained from them is just as aromatic ⭐ Continue ReadingProperties and Benefits of Perilla Leaf Oil

Properties and Benefits of Perilla Seed Oil

Perilla seeds oil

Properties and Benefits of Perilla Seed Oil: Perilla oil is a popular edible oil in Asian cuisine and a generous source of essential fatty acids, notably alpha-linolenic acid, the plant form of Omega-3 and linoleic acid, an important Omega-6 fatty acid. Among its most popular uses, perilla oil is said to help with allergies, reduce ⭐ Continue ReadingProperties and Benefits of Perilla Seed Oil

Properties and Benefits of Wheat Germ Oil

Wheat germ oil benefits

Properties and Benefits of Wheat Germ Oil: In recent years, wheat germ oil has become quite a health craze, with people rushing to purchase it and ready to relinquish all other oils in its favor. However, what do we actually know about wheat germ oil except for the fact that it’s healthy? How healthy is ⭐ Continue ReadingProperties and Benefits of Wheat Germ Oil

Properties and Benefits of Sunflower Oil

Sunflower oil

Properties and Benefits of Sunflower Oil: Sunflower oil is an edible oil obtained from the seed kernels of the sunflower plant (Helianthus annuus). Depending on the method of extraction employed, it can be used both for cooking at high temperatures and raw in various dishes. What makes sunflower oil a healthy option is its low ⭐ Continue ReadingProperties and Benefits of Sunflower Oil

Properties and Benefits of Olive Oil

Olive oil

Properties and Benefits of Olive Oil: Rich in powerful antioxidants and anti-inflammatory compounds, olive oil is considered to be the healthiest of all cooking oils. It has healthy monounsaturated Omega-3 fatty acids, but also much needed Omega-6 fatty acids, as well as several essential nutrients, notably vitamins E and K as well as small amounts ⭐ Continue ReadingProperties and Benefits of Olive Oil