Ghee is widely used in India to make food tasty. It is served with rice, khichdi or dal. The use of cow ghee does not enhance cholesterol in our body and it is not harmful for the heart.
We prepare ghee by traditional method only. Not as in the market like ghee is produced from milk cream through machines and chemicals. The ghee prepared with machines and chemicals does not have any medicinal properties. We take care that ghee is made by natural method which is recommended by Indian literature.
Pure cow ghee is also known for its medicinal use as sinus patients are prescribed to pour few drops of pure cow ghee in their nose and sometimes ghee drops are useful for improving the eye sight. According to scientists cow ghee has tremendous power to protect our body from radioactive waves. Pure cow ghee is also useful for better digestion and energy.
Pure cow ghee has medicinal values and healing properties. It is also used in Ayurveda medicines since it helps in the secretion of stomach acids that aid digestion.
It is good to know that the fatty acids in ghee helps to decrease the levels of unhealthy cholesterol. The cholesterol in ghee is something to revere, not fear. Providing cholesterol through good quality fats, such as grassfed ghee, allows the body to help address the inflammation.
Research shows that adequate production of butyric acid supports the production of killer T cells in the gut and thus a strong immune system. Beneficial intestinal bacteria convert fiber into butyric acid and then use that for energy and intestinal wall support.
Ghee is rich in vitamins A, D, E and K, which are fat-soluble vitamins. They play an important role in the immune system functioning of the heart, brain, and bones. It also has loads of dietary fats that help your body absorb these essential vitamins and make use of them.
It acts as a good moisturiser for the facial skin. It nourishes the skin, provides fair complexion and fights with dryness of the skin if massaged on daily basis before bath. Ghee provides nourishment to the hair scalp, moisturises it and makes the hair silky, black, smooth, strong and lengthy if massaged before the hair wash. It is very good home remedy for the treatment of burns as it enhances the wound healing process without leaving any mark.
It lowers the bad blood cholesterol level and enhances the good blood cholesterol level thus helps the heart functioning well without overload.
It makes the bowel movements easy if taken one or two teaspoon of ghee with hot water in the early morning. It has soothing effects on the nerves as well as lubricates the intestine and stimulates the bowel movement if taken 2 teaspoon of ghee with warm milk during bedtime.