DescriptionThe oil contains 50mg% of carotinoids. Since ancient times Slavic peoples knew about the healing power of sea buckthorn oil. The sea buckthorn fruit contains organic acids, sugars, vitamins C, E, K, B1, B2, B6, B9, as well as macro- and microelements (magnesium, iron, calcium, manganese, silicon, nickel, and molybdenum), amino, mono- and poly-unsaturated fatty acids, phytosterols, phospholipids.
Useful elements of sea buckthorn oil allow to use it as a multivitamin remedy for vitamin deficiency and also to improve physical and mental activity . Sea buckthorn oil is used as an antibacterial agent. Sea buckthorn oil is useful in treatment of the digestive system. The components of the oil reduces the acidity of the gastrointestinal tract, heal gastritis and ulcers, help for hepatitis. Useful properties of oils help to eliminate various defects of the skin: oil smoothes the joints, heals sores, burns, ulcers . Sea buckthorn oil is effectively used for radiation, chemical, radioactive skin lesions. Useful properties of sea buckthorn oil is also used in the treatment of dental diseases: stomatitis, pulpitis, periodontitis. From time immemorial it is known about the effectiveness of sea buckthorn oil in the treatment of gynecological diseases associated with erosions and tumors.
The manufacturing process details (how they make the oil):
The process include no chemical extraction.
1. First, they pick sea buckthorn berries in September, because September berries contain maximum amount of oil and carotinoids (compared to August harvest, for instance).
2. Second, they separate the seeds from the soft part of the berries and then they use the pulp only.
3. The pulp is mashed and centrifuged (to separate the oil) and they get oil concentrate as a result. The amount of carotinoids in the oil concentrate may differ from 380 to 520 mg%. This is way too much for prophylaxis (50 mg%) and even for medicinal purposes (180 mg%).
4. So they mix sea buckthorn oil concentrate with certain amount of high quality sunflower oil to get the 50 mg% of carotinoids.
For your information, mg% is derived as amount of milligrams (mg) of the substance in 100 ml of the solution.