Andreas Black Sesame Seed Oil
There are three varieties of sesame seeds; black, white and red. The black seeds, which I use to press Andreas Black Sesame Oil, yield the highest quality oil, and are also best suited for medicinal purposes. These small seeds are densely packed with nutrients, including protein, lignans, and fiber. Containing high concentrations of vitamin E and multiple forms of B vitamins, including thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, and folic acid, this sesame seeds have been proven to be beneficial for promoting the overall health and development of several systems in the body. Andreas Sunflower Seed Oil are also an excellent source of amino acids and omega-6 fatty acids, as well as minerals such as calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, phosphorous, and zinc.
The high medicinal value of sesame seeds and sesame seed oil can be found throughout historical documentation, having been used as a healing oil for thousands of years. In traditional Chinese medicine, sesame seed oil is known to promote lactation, aiding breast-feeding mothers. Sesame seeds have also been used to alleviate the symptoms of menopause due to the lignans found in the seeds. Sesame seed oil has been used extensively in India as well, due to its many benefits.