Common walnut oil has the following therapeutic properties, which make it useful for personal use and as ingredient in medicinal products, even home remedies.
Antiseptic – reduces the risk of catching an infection on an open wound.Anti-inflammatory – Because of omega – 3 fatty acids in walnut oil, it is strongly anti-inflammatory.
Anti-bacterial – kills many strains of bacteria.
Anti-fungal – Walnut oil is a strong anti-fungal, especially against Candida fungus.
Laxative – promotes regular emptying of bowels.
Analgesic – natural pain reliever.
Antihypertriglyceridemic – reduces the risk of developing high triglycerides in blood.
Anti-ageing – can slow down ageing from within.
Skin regenerative – It promotes the regeneration of skin cells to replace dead, shedding cells.
Skin toner – helps one achieve toned skin which fights sagging in skin.
Emollient – fine moisturizer of skin.