Rice is one of the most loved, widely available & popular foodstuffs in the country, and rice bran oil is extracted from the germ and the husk of rice kernels. Rice bran oil is an increasingly popular vegetable oil that offers many advantages over standard vegetable oils that millions of people commonly cook with all over the world. It has a very high smoke point, which is why it makes it very apt for Indian cooking which commonly uses high-temperature cooking methods, such as deep frying. In terms of similarity to other vegetable oils, it has a similar composition to peanut oil, but it has certain advantages over that oil as well. Moreover cooking, Rice bran oil has an array of health benefits to offer.
· Menopausal Issues: More than 90% of the women who took the Rice bran oil supplement reported a reduction in hot flashes and other irritating symptoms of menopause that all women eventually suffer from. The same benefits are suggested for women using rice bran oil by itself as well.
· Cholesterol Control: The World Health Organization and the American Heart Association have both stated that rice bran oil has the best possible composition of monounsaturated, polyunsaturated, and saturated fats compared to all other vegetable oils. This balance of fatty acids means that the cholesterol levels in your body can actually be reduced because the beneficial forms of cholesterol actually inhibit the “bad” forms of cholesterol from bonding in the body
· Cancer Prevention: Ricebrain oil is a rich source of antioxidants, both in various forms of vitamin E, as well as compounds such as oryzanol. There is a lot of vitamin E in rice bran oil, including both tocopherol and tocotrienol, which most vegetable oils cannot claim. Vitamin E functions as an antioxidant, which means that free radicals in the body are neutralized. Free radicals are the dangerous byproducts of cellular metabolism that can cause healthy cells to mutate into cancerous cells. Therefore, keeping a steady flow of antioxidants coming into the body is essential for reducing your chances of developing various types of cancer.
· Premature Aging: Vitamin E is directly connected to the health and wellness of the skin. Free radicals can attack the skin cells and increase the signs of premature aging. Rice bran oil can increase your levels of vitamin E, which can speed up wound healing, increase cellular regeneration, smooth skin, reduce wrinkles.
Arishakti by Pitambari is Rice Bran oil that is obtained from the most nutritious part of rice – the golden brown layer which covers the white rice giving you the only best, purest oil for your use.