"Sesame oil has got many powerful therapeutic and medicinal properties. The source of these properties are often taken from ancient medicinal texts, like Charaka Samhita, Susruta Samhita and Ebers Papyrus ( famous ancient papyrus scroll from Ancient Egyptian civilization ). Few of these properties have been evaluated and verified through scientific research.
It aids in reducing inflammation because of healthy fatty acids in it. It does not spoil quickly because of antioxidant nutrients.
It relieves diabetes, lowers blood pressure, kills many strains of bacteria, reduces the risk of atherosclerosis, lowers the state of depression, treat rheumatoid arthritis, excellent moisturizer, heals dry & has powerful anti-aging nutrients. It promotes repair and regrowth of skin cells.
It improves lipid profile , remove toxins from the body, creates a warming sensation upon massage
& quickly provides relief from constipation.
Treatment of Sunburns:After exposure to wind or sun it treats suntans, prevents the harmful ultraviolet rays of the sun from damaging your skin, thus preventing the appearance of wrinkles and pigmentation. Regular usage of this oil significantly reduces the risk of skin can. and prevents the skin from the effects of chlorine in swimming pool water.
Skin Detoxifier: The antioxidants contained in sesame seed oil help in detoxifying your skin. When applied on skin, the molecules of this oil attract oil soluble toxins which can be washed away with hot water and soap.
Benefits of Sesame Oil for Hair:
It treats premature graying, dandruff, dryness, flakiness, head lice, promotes hair growth, revitalizes damaged hair, locks moisture within hair, soothes, makes hair shiny, prevents hair loss & is an excellent conditioner, protects hair from harmful sun rays as it is hair sunscreen. Sesame oil can also be combined with olive oil or almond oil to reap maximum benefits from both the oils."