|Product Name||Sea buckthorn seed oil|
|Other Name||Hippophae, sandthorn, sallowthorn, seaberry, Sea-Buckthorn|
|Latin Name||Hippophae rhamnoides L.|
|Appearance||Yellow brown liquid|
|Specifications (per 100g)||Vitamin E ≥ 100mg,
Unsaturated fatty acid ≥83% including
Linoleic acid >=40%
Linolenic acid >=25%
|Origin||Inner Mongolia, China|
|Part Used||Sea buckthorn seed|
Hippophae Rhamnoides seed oil and nutrition
Sea buckthorn seed oil is a clear, yellow brown liquid, which is derived from the seed in sea buckthorn fruit through Supercritical CO2 extraction method, that left no residual solvent comparing with traditional solvent extraction.
The seed oil mainly contains plenty of fatty acids, Vitamin E and amino acids. Comparing with sea buckthorn berry oil, In seed oil Omegas 3 and 6 in a near-perfect 1:1 ratio, and it also contains in rich source of Omega 9, but no Omega 7 in seed oil.
Hippophae Rhamnoides seed oil and Extraction method
Our sea buckthorn seed oil is extracted with Supercritical CO2 extraction, which is cleaner, safer extraction than traditional solvent extraction in herb distillation. Supercritical Co2 extraction used Carbon dioxide (CO2) as the extraction solvent, which is not the present as gas normal, it changes to fluid state in critical temperature and pressure. As we know, CO2 is a non-toxic, volatile, and solubility is good with raw herbs. So our seed oil, distillation with supercritical CO2 extraction, is a no residual solvent, non-poisonous oil.
Benefits of Hippophae Rhamnoides seed oil
In comparison with sea buckthorn fruit oil, they have some similar benefits such as anti-inflammation, anti-oxidation, skin protection, and promotes Heart Health.
But seed oil has more effect in Anticancer, prevents tumors and liver protection. It has anti-proliferation properties and can induce apoptosis and stimulate the immune system, and sea buckthorn oil counteracts many side effects of chemotherapy by restoring kidney and liver function.
Hippophae Rhamnoides seed oil and anticancer
According to some studies, Ingredients contained in sea buckthorn seed oil may help lower the risk of cancer, such as colon cancer, breast cancer, and liver cancer. That’s because It has antiproliferative and apoptotic effects on cancer cells.
In addition, seed oil contains unsaturated fatty acid, carotenoids and vitamins, all of these healthy ingredients help protect the liver from disease damage. For instance, promoting liver cell metabolism, improving liver function, anti – fatty liver and anti – cirrhosis.