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Tigernut oil facts and uses

Tigernut oil is derived with cold and virgin process which is golden brown in color having rich and nutty taste. It is also used as a component for beauty products. It has high content...

Sapote oil uses

Sapote oil is extracted by mechanical pressing the dry kernel of the fruit Sapote which belongs to the same family of Argan. . This fruit does well in Southern Mexico, Central America and Guatemala...

Pili nut oil uses and benefits

Pili nut oil is extracted from the Pili nuts also called Canarium Ovatum that is native to Ocean regions of Southeast Asia. Pili nuts have high content of nutrient and protein. The fruits have...

Perilla seed oil benefits and uses

Perilla also known as Perilla frutescens is an aromatic perennial plant that is inherent to Asia. It belongs to the mint family. Perilla oil is an excellent source of Omega-3 essential fatty acids that...

Pequi Oil uses and benefits

Pequi, Caryocar brasiliense Camb, is native to Brazil but could be found on Caatinga, Amazon, Atlantic Forest and Cerrado. The oil is extracted from seeds of plant Caryocar brasiliense which could also be used...

Okra seed oil uses and benefits

Okra is a flowering plant that has been originated in India and various English speaking countries. It is also known as bhindi, lady's fingers and bhendi. Botanically, it is called Abelmoschus esculentus and belongs...

Niger seed oil uses and benefits

Niger seed oil comes from Ethiopia and is also grown in Malawi and India. It is scientifically known as Guizotia abyssinica. It belongs to genus Guizotia and family Asteraceae. It is also called ramtil,...

Kenaf seed oil uses and benefits

Kenaf scientifically known as Hibiscus cannabinus belongs to Malavaceae family which is a valuable fiber plant inherent to Africa and India. This plant has active components such as saponins, tannins, alkaloids, polyphenolics, steroids and...

Kapok seed oil uses

Kapok with its scientific name as Ceiba pentandra belongs to the family Malvaceae and order Malvales. It is inherent to Central America, Northern South America and Caribbean as well as Tropical West Africa. The...

Benefits of Bitter gourd seed oil

Bitter gourd has high content of phosphorus and possesses a bitter taste. It is useful for diabetic people as it activates liver, spleen and also purifies blood. The oil is extracted by using cold...