An arsenal of benefits are associated with the use of this much popular Cucumber Oil. Widely prescribed in Ayurveda, this oil offers a plethora of amazing health benefits with its excellent composition of almost 14 to 20% of oleic acid, stearic acid, palmitic acid. The oil also has 60 to 68% of omega-3-linoleic acid. Other ingredients like potassium, cucurbitacins, sulphur, zinc, iron, folic acid, etc., are found as key ingredients in Cucumber Oil. Main uses of the oil stems from its antioxidant, anti-ulcer, diuretic, and anti-rheumatic properties. This calm and soothing oil is also demanded for its laxative properties.
1) As per Ayurvedic claims, the oil helps balance the kapha and pitta dosas.
2) It has a refreshing aroma that deeply penetrates the limbic system and brings a sense of calm.
3) It is good for hair and scalp health.
4) It augments the health of skin, giving it a glowing and healthy shine.