Sunflower Oil

Product Code:766
Package:

16 oz

Wild Crafted finest Helianthus annus seeds are mechanically Cold pressed and double filtered in muslin cloth without chemicals, petrochemicals. It retains all the well-balanced nutrients in the oil.

This product is prepared as per traditional Ayurvedic standards. This means the micro pulverized powder of the herb impregnates with its own juice or decoction by trituration (bhavna). The trituration accentuates hidden medicinal properties of the herb and to ensure that the herb, as soon as administered, is absorbed quickly at the cell level. Subtlety should be the quality by virtue of which a product can penetrate in to the smallest capillary and channels of the biological system.

This product is concentrated extract form (Not just simple bulk herb powder) Extract enhances potency, efficacy and health benefits to a great extent.

Sunflower Oil (Helianthus Annus)

(For external use)

It is a non-volatile oil extracted from sunflower seeds.

Good massage oil for Pitta (Fire) and Kapha (Water). Also used for cooking.

It is commonly used in food as frying oil and in cosmetic formulation as an emollient.

Composition

Sunflower Oil is light in taste and appearance. It contains linoleic acid in triglyceride form. It is a combination of monosaturated and polysaturated fats with low saturated fat levels. It has a high vitamin E contents.

Ingredients

Each ml. contains cold pressed fixed oil of seeds the finest Helianthus annus are mechanically cold pressed (At a temperature below 45oC) Double filtered without heat, chemicals, petrochemicals and retains all the well balanced nutrients in the oil - many which would otherwise be lost.

Wild Crafted Helianthus Annus from their natural habitat. Wild Crafted Herbs are more potent and effective than Cultivated Herbs.

A Health Oil

Sunflower Oil offers a variety of benefits. It can be used as an emollient to help the skin retain moisture, prevent excessive dryness. It can replace heavier oil in cooking applications to prepare food that is both tasty and healthy. Sunflower is highly rich in vitamin E. This oil actually possesses the highest amount of vitamin E in comparison to all other vegetable oils. Vitamin E is a mighty antioxidant and fights against free radicals and their damaging characteristics which can lead to destruction of healthy cells. Vitamin E is also good for prevention of Rheumatoid Arthritis and Asthma. Sunflower Oil is also rich in phytonutrients, phenolic acid and so on. These are good for prevention of heart disease.

Saturated fats are not good for our body as they are not metabolized in our blood vessels. The deposits of saturated fats are responsible for atherosclerosis and consequent heart conditions.

On the other hand unsaturated fats like those present in Sunflower Oil are an excellent source of fats which are easily broken down and metabolized and do not lead to heart problems.

In Cosmetic Products

It has been used as an ingredient in cosmetic products for years. One of its main benefit as a skin care solution is its ability to help the skin to retain moisture.

Millions of people either apply it directly on to their skin or use cosmetic products that contains Sunflower Oil to avoid excessive dryness.

For Healthy Skin

It protects the skin as it can be easily absorbed. It offers a protective coating that can help to prevent infection and inflammation.

Especially in new born with underdeveloped skin.

Premature babies are known to suffer from different complications that are connected to insufficient intrauterine development and improper maturity of different organs and systems and prove to infection.

To avoid this complication sun flower oil can be applied on to the skin this way forming a perfect barrier against infective agents.

For Growth of Healthy Skin And Acne Problems

Sunflower oil is very high in antioxidants particularly the antioxidant vitamin A, C and E, which Prevent free radicals from damaging your skin and creating wrinkles and the appearance of premature aging. People who live in hot climate have tough leathery skin that looks decades older than they really are. Because of action of ultra violate light on their skin U.V. rays generate small oxygenated molecules known as free radicals that destroy your skin cell membrane that makes your skin old looking and wrinkled. Sunflower Oil destroys these free radicals as soon as they are formed and offers a high degree of protection against sunlight and the other causes of free radicals generation such as air, pollution, tobacco smokes, pesticides etc.

This oil also contains fatty acids that kill off the damaging bacteria on your skin and the vitamin D it contains supports your immune system to help to prevent inflammatory conditions such as acne. Due to antioxidant properties of this oil it promotes the growth of healthy new skin and can rapidly repair any blemishes from which your skin which is prone to suffer.

It also helps skin in cold weather to look youthful and fresh.

Used in Skin Care Products

Sunflower Oil is also used as ingredients in many skin care products including body washes, lotions and soaps etc.

Improve Cardio Vascular Systems

Sunflower Oil is healthy for one cardio vascular system. It contains Vitamin E and essential fatty acids which one body needs. These cannot be produced by one body and must be derived from our diet. The reason we need these polysaturated fats is because they tend to lower our cholesterol level. By reducing cholesterol level we lessen the likelihood of developing heart disease.

Good Cooking Oil

Food cooked in such oil is much healthier than those cooked in other types of vegetable oils. It makes a Sunflower Oil a healthy choice of cooking oil use in the kitchen.

Sunflower Oil has lots of cooking benefits and is often used as an ingredient in many different recepies. From baking to stir fries Sunflower is the ideal cooking oil for the kitchen.

**These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any Disease.

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Factors to consider

Our naturally grown wild crafted herbs come from their natural habitat. Natural habitat plays a key role in the potency of herbs, which is why we use wild crafted herbs, as opposed to less effective cultivated ones. Every herb is collected at its proper harvest time for higher potency.

High quality extracts / Standardized Extract of wild crafted herbs from their natural habitat.

In all our proprietary formulas and single formulas, we use high quality extracts (amount used is dependant on the potency and quality of the plants). Our extraction process uses the methodology most appropriate for each specific herb.

All binding ingredients used are taken from a natural source.

The quality and part of the plant along with the water used used are highly important in the manufacturing and processing of herbal powders.

The properties of single herb may differ from region to region. Ripening and timely harvesting are yet another important factor for the potency of any particular herb.

There are guidelines for collection of different herbs at different times and there is a particular span of time for collecting some particular herbs.

Every herb is collected during the full-ripened time; tested for its genuinness and strength of its active constituents. Naturally-grown herbs are preferable to cultivated herbs. Aromatic herbs or herbs having volatile oil are used in the natural form. The rest of the herbs are used in extract form because active principals vary from region to region and habitat to habitat. Total extract of herbs is used instead of isolated salts. Ancient Ayurveda has suggested many methods for analyzing the various herbs, but at that time herbs were used in their original form to powder, pills or juice of fresh herbs or distillate of herbs. All the suggestions and methods for identifying a particular herb were physical and taste based. Now, since a lot of work has been done, chemical tests are available for identification of true herbs and quantity of active constituents. We are equipped with a modern plant, machinery and quality assurance system and the herbs are tested for their complete strength, efficacy and safety. Good manufacturing practices are applied with a neat, clean and sanitary environment. Herbs are procured in season and stored in extract form. All the requirements regarding purity, quality and efficacy are totally complied with and given top priority from the time of procurement till ready for consumption.

Extraction of Herbs: Extracts are prepared either with water or according to the solubility of active principle of the herb. We extract each herb according to its own unique physical and biochemical characteristics. We dry the extracts with the micronized powder of the same herb. This increases the strength of the extract and the extracts get easier to dry. Less chances to take moisture from air. We do not add any additive.

This attention to detail produces a finished extract that optimally represents the herb from which it is made. Our extracts are very rich in the aroma, taste and contain bioactive compounds of the original herbs themselves. They are easily and optimally absorbed and assimilated by the body, and therefore their health-promoting effects are promptly felt.

Water Purification: Water is processed under DM plant,RO plant then converted in to steam. That steam water is used in the processing of herbs to avoid any chance of heavy metal contamination.

Naturally grown herbs are assumed to be more potent.

All related factors, including the above, are considered very carefully and thoroughly.

Wild crafted herbs from their natural habitat without the use of chemical fertilizers, pesticides or preservatives.

Products as per Ayurvedic Standards: Our products are prepared as per traditional Ayurvedic standards. This means the micro pulverized powder of the herb impregnates with its own juice or decoction by trituration (bhavna). The trituration accentuates hidden medicinal properties of the herb and to ensure that the herb, as soon as administered, is absorbed quickly at the cell level. Subtlety should be the quality by virtue of which a product can penetrate into the smallest capillary and channels of the biological system.

The A-grade dried herbs are pulverized at an optimum frequency suitable to retain its active properties and thereafter potentiated using in-house developed Bhavana-decoction of the same complete herb (Traditional ayurvedic system to fortify the herb). Then that decoction is added to the same herb and thereafter micro-pulverised to make them free flowing.

Note: Bhavana-decoction method is based on Traditional Ayurvedic principle "Mardanam Gunvardhnam" means "Trituration increases the efficacy to many folds".

Manufacturing activities are carried out in newly-built premises. Quality control measurements are taken under the guidelines of a highly experienced and qualified person, having a vast knowledge of analytical chemistry and an Associate of Institute of Chemists to maintain strict standards and comply with all requirements from the time of procurement to finished product.

Vegetarian capsules are cellulose based capsule shells that are used to encapsulate the material. Vegetarian capsules are made from a substance called HPMC, which stands for hydroxypropyl methylcellulose (often shortened to hypromellose). This contains no animal matter (unlike gelatin capsules) and is suitable for all.

One of the benefits of having capsules is that capsules have a consistent disintegration time, typically less than 30 minutes i.e. the capsule shell takes about 30 minutes to disintegrate once it has been eaten. Another benefit of taking capsules is that the capsule shell offers excellent protection for oxygen sensitive ingredients so capsulated supplements will stay fresher longer.

Note: We do not add gluten, soy, milk, wheat, peanuts, shellfish, preservatives, colors, artificial ingredients, artificial binders, flavours, lactose, malt, dextrin, stearates, titanium dioxide etc. in capsules.

Quality, Purity is assured.

HerbsForever maintains the quality standards like purity, potency and freshness of its herbal dietary products by storing them in climate controlled, light controlled and atmosphere regulated storages. Thus, no chances of outside vermin and pests infestation.

GMP & ISO Certified Manufacturing Facility: Laboratory tested for quality purity and heavy metal standards.

No preservatives or artificial colors.