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Sunflower Lecithin


Usage Tips

  1. In the powder form, it is added to health shakes and smoothies.
  2. It can also be used as a replacement for butter or other oils in cooking.

Common names and forms

  1. Emulsifier: Sunflower Lecithin


Sunflower lecithin is the fatty substance extracted from sunflower. It is obtained by the gum part of dehydrated sunflower through cold pressed system.

Health benefits

  • It improves heart health and reduces the risk of heart attack and stroke.(1)
  • It reduces the risk of neurodegenerative diseases.(1)
  • It also regulates blood pressure levels in the body.(1)
  • It helps maintain the hormonal balance.(1)


It may cause gastrointestinal issues and allergic reactions. It has high estrogen levels so pregnant and breastfeeding women must avoid it. It may also cause diarrhea, constipation and inflammation.(2)

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