Cold-pressed sunflower oil contains a huge amount of vitamin E that is an important natural antioxidant. 100 grams of oil contain more than 200% of daily adult need.
Sunflower oil contains five times more polyunsaturated fatty acids compared to olive oil. Polyunsaturated fatty acids are exceptionally important for functioning of heart and the entire cardiovascular system.
They help to prevent atherosclerosis, improve blood circulation, and regulate cholesterol levels.
Sunflower oil has a positive effect on cardiovascular system, reduces cholesterol levels, strengthens vascular walls, prevents atherosclerosis, thrombosis, heart attacks and other heart and blood vessel diseases.
It contains poly- and monounsaturated omega fatty acids in the most bio-digestible form. It is very important that extra virgin cold-pressed oil is free of transfats – strong oxidants and carcinogens formed at heating.