General Introduction of black sesame extract sesamin
Sesamin is a non-competitive inhibitor of 5-desaturase,sesamin is extracted from Sesamum indicum L,as white powder.Sesamin's melting point is 125 ~ 126 °C.Sesamin soluble in chloroform, benzene, acetic acid, acetone, slightly soluble in ether, petroleum ether. Sesamin almost insoluble in water, an alkaline solution and hydrochloric acid.
sesamin inhibits the conversion of DGLA to arachidonic acid, and consequently decreases the formation of proinflammatory 2-series prostaglandins.Sesamin can decrease cholesterol levels, while increasing high density lipoprotein (HDL aka "good cholesterol") levels,sesamin can be an anti-inflammatory skin problem: sesamin can inhibit the growth of SC (skin cancer) cell. It can protect skin from UV rays.
Function of black sesame extract sesamin
1.Sesamin has effect on improving the lipid profile;
2.It has function of normalizing the blood pressure;
3.It can be used for loss weight;
4.It can increase ketone production;
5.It also has function of anti-inflammatory.Sesamin has effect on antiviral, fungicides, antioxidants,insecticide synergist.
6.It can also be used to the treatment of bronchitis.
7.It has the function of inhibition the influenza virus, Sendai virus and Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
Applications of black sesame extract sesamin
1.People take sesame by mouth for Alzheimer's disease, anemia, arthritis, heart disease prevention, cataracts,constipation, high cholesterol, infertility in men, menopause, osteoporosis, pain, stomach ulcers, stomach cancer, stroke, and weight loss.
2.People apply sesame oil to the skin for aging skin, hair loss, anxiety, frostbite, psoriasis, warts, wound healing, and to prevent bug bites.
3.In foods, sesame oil is used as cooking oil and to make dressings and sauces. Sesame seeds are added to food for flavoring.