Waihi Bush is a New Zealand owned brand specialising in producing high quality functional food products, based on flax seed oil grown in New Zealand, that are widely believed to protect against disease and sustain health and well being through regular usage.
Waihi Bush Organic Pumpkin Seed Oil has a healthy content of carotenoids and liposoluble vitamins and has long been considered an ideal oil to maintain good health. It was one of the first wild plants cultivated for human consumption in the area, which combined with its nutritional properties and easy storage, made it an important part of their culinary history.
Waihi Bush Organic Farm source quality organic Pumpkin Seed from its native America and then use our own unique process to produce superior fresh cold pressed Pumpkin Seed Oil .
Pumpkin Seed Oil is a source of Essential Fatty Acids (EFAs) 55% Omega-6 EFA - Linoleic Acid (LA) and 11% Omega-9 (known also as good fats or Omega's) that are essential for healthy body function
Pumpkin Seed Oil has a rich deliciously nutty flavour making it a culinary speciality
Helps to support beauty from within – known to be naturally good for your skin, hair and nails
Pumpkin Seed Oil is a source of Vitamin A which is necessary for normal vision and cell differentiation and for skin and mucous membrane structure and function. Vitamin A contributes to normal immune system function and iron metabolism; and normal growth and development in children
Pumpkin Seed Oil is a source of Vitamin E which contributes to cell protection from free radical damage and normal growth and development in children
Why do you need EFAs ?
The body cannot make Omega-6, you must get it from your food to function well
Suitable for vegan and vegetarians wanting to add a nutritional boost to their daily diet
Pumpkin Seed Oil is the perfect way to top up your Omega-6 levels
Do not reheat food containing this product.
Keep in the fridge for up to 6 weeks.
Place into the freezer when purchased, as this suspends the shelf life until you are ready to open it.
Do not cook or fry with this oil as it destroys the health giving properties.
Recommended serving size: 15ml (1tbs)
Blend into your favourite smoothie, yoghurt or shake.
Can be used as a salad dressing either alone or combined with other healthy oils, lemon or Waihi bush Organic farm Apple Cider Vinegar.
Simply drizzle over soups, asparagus, corn on the cob or any other vegetables and stir fries.
Can be applied directly to the skin as a body moisturizer and to aid hydration.