ORGANIC CORN / MAIZE OIL, UNREFINED, VIRGIN,
COLD PRESSED, RAW, PURE
Botanical Name: Zea Mays
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Processing Type: Unrefined
Obtained From: Seeds
Organic: Made without pesticides, GMO's, or hexane.
Ingredients: Corn Oil, 100% Pure with NO additives or carriers added.
Description: Corn oil is extracted from the germ of corn. The germ is the small germinating part of the seed, which grows into a new maize plant. These germs are rich in nutrients and oils. There are various methods of extracting oil from the seed germs. However, the best oil in terms of health benefits is the cold pressed oil. This is expensive than other corn oils, but it is natural and organic.
Color: Pale yellow to golden yellow liquid.
Aromatic Description: Corn Oil Unrefined has very little scent characteristic of most carrier oils.
Common Uses: Corn oil is oil with a few therapeutic properties: Anticholesterol – The most studied property of corn oil is its ability to lower LDL blood cholesterol when taken within limits. Emollient – It is a moisturizer for the skin. Hair conditioner – Corn oil makes hair more manageable. Immunostimulant – Corn oil provides essential fatty acids like linoleic acid ( omega – 6 ) which is required for some immune system functions. Tonic – Linoleic acid is required for proper functioning of kidneys, liver, heart, reproductive system and digestive system. Hypotensive – Like olive oil, it reduces blood pressure post consumption in hypertensive patients. Antioxidant – Corn oil contains Vitamin E which is an antioxidant.
Consistency: Typical and Characteristic of Carrier Oils.
Absorption: Absorbs into skin at average speed, slight oil feeling left on skin.
We are buying our product from organic certified supplier, made with organic ingredients.
Shelf Life: Users can expect a shelf life of 1 year with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.