06 9月 视频 | 苋菜油揭秘，人体健康和肌肤美容的超级营养素
What is amaranth oil?
Amaranth oil is a vegetable oil (like olive oil), it is extracted from the amaranth grain.
Amaranth oil is the highest plant–based source of squalene (up to 8%) and has omega 6 and omega 9 and vitamin E.
苋菜油的角烯鲨含量是植物中最高的（高达8%），还含有omega 6和omega 9，以及维生素E。
This trio combination of squalene, unsaturated fatty acids and vitamin E has never been seen in nature before.
But what is squalene?
Squalene is a super antioxidant that provides oxygen to your cells and organs. It may be the best antioxidant out there.
In fact, humans have squalene in their skin to hold oxygen, but most of the squalene in our body has dropped significantly as we age. It’s one of the reasons babies have so much energy. They’re full of squalene.
Dirty truth behind squalene
However, the super nutrient squalene has a dirty truth. The global need for Squalene is about 1000 to 2000 tonnes per year.
And one of the most popular sources of squalene comes from deep sea shark liver.
High amounts of squalene found in deep sea sharks allow them to live in extreme conditions. 3000 feet below sea with poor oxygen and no sunlight.
These sharks are rapidly being killed for their squalene. It’s estimated that 3000 sharks are needed to produce one tonne of squalene.
Approximately six million deep sea sharks are killed each year to meet the global demand for squalene.
Amaranth oil is our best alternative.
Far greater than the second and third best plant based sources.
Olive oil has up to 0.7% squalene.
Argan oil has up to 0.4% squalene.
Amaranth Oil has up to 8% squalene.
Amaranth oil and squalene offer a list of health benefits that is never ending.
The squalene and Amaranth oil supplies oxygen to your cells, fighting cancer cell growth.
Amaranth oil acts to prevent and reduce CT damage in liver tissue.
Amaranth oil improves your skin health. It’s great for eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, rosacea.It’s great for dry skin, burns skin, diaper rashes or can simply be used as an anti–aging face and body oil.
Squalene also has strong immunostimulant properties which strengthens your immune system.
Amaranth oil also contributes to the decrease or disappearance of common ailments such as headaches, weakness, increase fatigue ability, shortness of breath during physical activity, edema of the legs and the feeling of intermission of heart functions.
Amaranth oil may also help reduce blood pressure and be used or treatment of cardiovascular disease.
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