Safflower oil is a rich source of unsaturated fatty acids, including monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats. These healthy fats are essential for hormone regulation and memory. They enable the body to absorb fat-soluble vitamins like A, D, E, and K. Consuming these fats with meals may also help a person to feel fuller. Safflower has the ability to lower cholesterol levels, help manage blood sugar, boost hair care and skin quality, and is thought to reduce the symptoms of PMS. It is also popularly used to prevent high cholesterol, heart disease, stroke, diabetes. It improves metabolic rate, increases lean muscle mass, and supports fat loss.
CLA is essentially a type of polyunsaturated, omega-6 fatty acid. It is a type of healthy trans fat found naturally in safflower oil.
Benefits of Safflower
1. Improves Heart Health
2. Reduces Body Fat
3. Improves Muscle Strength
4. Manages Obesity
5. Controls High Cholesterol
6. Improves Immunity Levels
7. Manages Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
Safflower is likely safe for everyone as a part of food or dietary supplement when taken in an appropriate amount.
Safflower has blood-thinning effects, which means it slows down the blood clotting.
Safflower can help to shift the abdominal fat away instead of burning overall fat in the body. Also, Safflower may increase the feeling of being full, and balance blood sugar — all of which can have a beneficial effect on weight management.
Yes, Safflower is beneficial for bodybuilders. It has Conjugated Linoleic Acid that helps increase strength and also improves lean muscle mass in people who lift weights.
Safflower contains Vitamin E which might be responsible for its anti-inflammatory properties.
According to Ayurveda, Safflower helps to treat constipation. The possible mechanism includes its lubricating effect on the large intestine and mild laxative properties.
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