Sunflower Lecithin Non Gmo Food Grade

Non-GMO Sunflower Lecithin Liquid, a viscous material having a dark orange to brown color. Sunflower lecithin in liquid form, also referred to by the botanical name Helianthus annuus lecithin, is extracted from sunflower seeds and contains a characteristic flavor profile and aroma.

Lecithin is a fatty element found in the phospholipid portion of cells in the body and various plants such as sunflowers. It is a crucial substance in functionality, especially brain cells, nerve tissue and blood cells. Sunflower lecithin is commonly taken as a nutritional supplement to aid in various functions of the human body.

Sunflower lecithin is also widely used in culinary and baking applications due to its emulsifying and antioxidant properties. It helps create a homogeneous mass when making foods such as chocolate, ice cream, processed cheeses and salad dressing. In the cosmetic industry, sunflower lecithin acts as a stabilizing agent and surfactant in formulations. It can be found in common personal care items such as body lotions, creams, face cleansers and several makeup products.