Flaxseed Oil


 About Alphalite Flaxseed Oil

Extracted from selected flaxseed varieties known to contain high concentration of alpha-linolenic acid, AlphaLite oil is cold pressed in pristine condition and double filtered. Adequate amount of natural antioxidant, Vitamin E is added to ensure its stability, utilization and optimum assimilation of Omega 3 fatty acid in human body. Oil is then bottled under nitrogen in opaque bottles. The entire process is carried out in an FDA approved facility under stringent quality control measures.

 

 Nutritional Profile

Alphalite oil contains 55 % of essential Omega 3 Alpha Linolenic acid with an optimal omega 6: omega 3 ratio of 1.3:3.It is also a good source of antioxidant Tocopherol (Vitamin E).

 Applications
1) Pickles and Preserves :
Alphalite oil is a healthy option for pickled products and cold processed preserves. It can be used as a seasoning oil for Indian pickles and western preserves.
2) Pediatric Nutritional Formulations :
Infants have the highest requirement for Omega 3 fats for optimum physical and mental development. Alphalite oil can serve as a source of Omega 3 in commercially produced pediatric nutritional supplements.
3) Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition :
                    Omega 3 fats are of vital importance for both enteral and parenteral routes of nutrition. Several scientific studies report that enteral and parenteral formulas with omega 3 fats support immune building, decrease hyper-inflammatory response, and aids in faster recovery from infection. Alphalite oil is a viable vegetarian option for incorporation in both types of feeding supplements.
4) Base Oil for Capsules :
Several fat soluble vitamins, phytosterols and polyphenols are readily miscible in Alphalite oil making it ideal base oil for multivitamin and antioxidant capsules.
5) Cosmetic Shampoos and Hair Conditioners :
Alphalite oil with 55% Omega 3 fats can effectively improve hair health by promoting nourishment and strengthening of hair.
6) Massage Oils :
Many alopecia patients have testified that scalp massage with flaxseed oil promotes healthy hair. Alphalite oil can be blended with several oils and advocated for treatment of hair problems.
7) Skin Creams, Body Lotions :
Alphalite flaxseed oil is rich in essential Omega 3 fatty acids which directly take part in the regulation of skin permeability. It has restructuring and moisturizing skin properties for cosmetics. It can be used in massage lotions or mixed with other vegetable bases as a carrier for essential oils or as a compound of the fatty phase of emulsions. It can particularly be an ingredient in massage lotions, hand creams, body milks and night products. As it is high in vitamin E and stimulates cellular regeneration, it is useful for preventing scarring and stretch marks.
8) Pharmaceutical Applications :
Alphalite oil has over 50% natural Alpha-Linolenic acid which has anti-inflammatory properties on topical application. Pharmaceutical preparations like gels for swelling and pain can therefore use Alphalite oil in their base formulation.

 

Flaxseed Oil Benefits

Boosts immunity, lowers stress levels in the body and improves stamina making it very important for children and working people for their general health and wellbeing.


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It is better for heart patients as it reduces risk and incidence of high blood pressure, lowers bad cholesterol and gives protection against sticky platelets that clog the arteries.

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Protection from inflammatory and degenerative conditions like arthritis, macular degeneration causing blindness and Alzheimer’s disease which is commonly seen in aging population.

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