Can be used as a moisturizing skin treatment, or taken internally for the EFA's (essential fatty acids), Omega 6 and Omega 9.
Ayurveda Sesame Oil is prepared especially for chemically sensitive skin and for those who may be allergic to the essential oils, blended into other products. An excellent skin oil and, along with Raw Sesame Oilmay be taken internally. Ayurveda Sesame Oil contains the essential fatty acid Omega 6 and Omega 9, elements we need on a daily basis and which our bodies do not produce. However, the natural enzymes have been removed so it will not metabolize as well as our Raw Sesame Oil. Removing the enzymes is a part of the processing which we do to make oil ready for use on the skin.
Unbeatable as a massage oil, sesame oil generates heat rapidly with less effort. Therapeutic massage is often used to relieve stress, aid relaxation, relieve chronic back pain, lymphedema, improve circulation, stimulate the immune system and aid recovery from injuries. Sesame oil has a long shelf life and does not become rancid, like other oils. How to do a self massage ……
Because of its antifungal properties and its ability for rapid absorption, sesame oil can help treat toenail fungus, callouses, and dry skin. Use it warmed to immerse and soak your feet, or for a daily foot massage. Jericho Foot Balm is the perfect oil for keeping the feet soft, supple, beautiful and healthy.
Sesame oil will not clog pores and makes an excellent moisturizer for the skin. It helps relieve acne, and other skin conditions because of its antibacterial and antifungal properties. Using sesame oil regularly as a moisturizer, generally improves the skin texture, softness and youthfulness. Chose Lovely Skin Face & Body Oil to moisturize and treat chapped, dry skin, minor skin irritations, and dry hair. Lovely Skin Face & Body Oil is also an excellent massage oil, heating up quickly to provide a soothing and healing massage.
Raw Organic Sesame Oil is a healthy choice as cooking oil, to make salad dressing or can be taken, by the spoonful as a dietary supplement. Low in saturated fats, and high in mono and polyunsaturated fats, which can help reduce cholesterol, sesame oil, has also been proven to lower blood pressure and aid weight loss. Sesame oil is high in antioxidants, and has antibacterial, antiviral and antifungal properties.
Because sesame oil has antiviral, antifungal and antibacterial properties, it makes an excellent Nose Oil, for the prevention and relief of colds and sinus infections.
For centuries Ayurveda physicians have used sesame oil to successfully treat and relieve symptoms of sinusitis. Air travelers have used our NOSE OIL to protect against upper respiratory bacterial infection, so common after even short duration air travel. A few drops in each nostril before the flight and again every 3-4 hours during seems to work wonderfully well. The oil is naturally anti-inflammatory, antiviral and antibacterial for both streptococcus and staphylococcus. Has a hint of peppermint.
The best mouthwash you can use is a tablespoonful of Raw Organic Cold Pressed Sesame Oil. It has been proven to kill the germs that cause gingivitis, penetrating deep into the gums. See our page on Oil Pulling for more information.