Grape seeds seem to be the less important part of the fruit.
People who think this, couldn’t be more wrong! Grape-seed contain a certain polyphenol, called resveratrol, which is studied for its effect on cancer cell growth (according to Wikipedia
Other preliminary research on disease models
skin and wounds – OPCs induced vascular endothelial growth factor and accelerated healing of injured skin in mice
teeth – seed phenolics may inhibit oral sugar metabolism and retard growth of certain bacteria that cause dental caries
bones – grape seed extracts enhanced bone density and strength in experimental animals
in vitro cancer studies – grape seed proanthocyanidins decreased tumor numbers and reduced the malignancy of papillomas
ultraviolet damage – dietary proanthocyanidins are under study for mechanisms against carcinogenesis and sunscreen protection
blood flow and fluid balance
Please take a moment to talk to your customers about grape seed, when you have the chance.
How is grape-seed in different language?
In Italian you say: vinacciolo (the mp3 says olio di vinacciolo, which is the grape-seed oil
In Hungarian: mag
And Germans call is: Samen