Grape seed oil is an extract of grapes seed. It is actually a byproduct of the wine making industry. The remains after the wine extraction process are used for making grape seed oil.
Several manufacturers are there in Italy, and even in California in the United States that solely concentrate on making grape seed oil. The oil is used in several industries, and we not know about it because it is not yet popular.Grape seed oil is used in aromatherapy. It is used as massage oil because it keeps the skin healthy and young. It has antioxidant properties which is beneficial for the skin. It can remove tan and scars over periodical use. Also, when heated up for hair massage, it is known to release stress by calming the nerves.
Grape seed oil can be widely used in cooking including deep frying. It is very low in fats and cholesterol. It cuts cholesterol, and also it is good for the heart. It is mainly used as a salad dressing. It can also be used to make some exotic dishes. It has a sweet aroma. Even when it is cooked on high heat, the aroma of the oil is retained. It does not change color and remains the same in consistency. Very little oil is required for cooking.
Grape seed oil is also used in the candle making industry. It has a sweet aroma and is effective in giving out the scent when heated up. So, it is mixed with wax so that the candles exude sweet and appetizing smell when lit. These types of candles are also used in aromatherapy.
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