In folk medicine flaxseed is used in coughing as an expectorant and anti-coughing agent. Zdravnitza gathered the most popular recipes from folk medicine with flaxseed.
Flax Seed Oil contains essential Alpha-Linoleic acid (ALA), which is transformed into Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) in the body and also Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA), which is one of the Omega-3 acids found only in Fish Oil. Omega-3 Acids, and in particular Alpha-Linoleic Acid, are present in sufficient quantity only in Fish and Flaxseed Oil.
Flax Seed Oil contains a large amount of minerals - Potassium, Magnesium, Zinc, Lignans, Proteins and Fibers, but the most important components of Flax Seed Oil are fatty acids: Omega-3 (60%), Omega-6 (20%), Omega -9 (10%) and other unsaturated fatty acids (10%).
Flax Seed Oil helps to restore and regenerate skin cells, to retain moisture in the skin, to regulate the natural balance of hydration. Due to the naturally high content of vit. A and E, has been successful in combating cellular skin aging and effectively smoothing out wrinkles.
Flax Seed Oil is a powerful friend in the treatment of acne - the lignan, which is rich in oil, helps to limit specific enzymes that activate the over-production of testosterone, the main cause of acne. Due to the natural content of vitamins A, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6 and E and high levels of Omega-3, Flax Seed Oil has traditionally been used as a means of helping psoriasis, inflamed and irritated skin, improves skin condition for acne, eczema, sunburn and rosacea.
Flaxseed Oil strengthens hair and nails, helps wipe out old stretch marks and prevent new ones from appearing.
Linum usitatissimum (Linseed) Seed Oil
Extraction method: cold pressed.
- Color - Yellow;
- Aroma - Characteristic.
Fatty acid content:
- Oleic acid - 21%
- Linoleic acid (Omega 6) - 16%
- Alpha-Linolenic acid (Omega 3) - 53%
Apply on the skin of the face and body on its own and spread with light, circular massage movements. Use together with your favorite face and body creams, masks and lotions. Add to your favorite shampoo, balm or hair mask. Mix with other basic or essential oils to create your own unique products.
There are no proven allergic reactions or adverse effects during pregnancy. Do not use if you are allergic to nuts!
Packing: 50 ml