Lesser-known health benefits of sesame seeds!

Sesame seeds which is popularly known as ‘Til‘ in Hindi are not only tasty but also good for our health.

Last Updated: Sep 07, 2016, 00:20 AM IST

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Sesame seeds which is popularly known as ‘Til‘ in Hindi are not only tasty but also good for our health. It is considered as one of the healthiest foods in the world because of its combination of vitamins and minerals.

Here are some health benefits of sesame seeds:

Helps digestion

Sesame seeds helps the intestines with proper digestion as it contains high fiber content in it.

Good for skin

This seeds contains high zinc that helps produce collagen, aids in repairing damaged body tissues and gives the skin more elasticity.

Prevents wrinkle

Sesame seeds oil helps in preventing the appearance of wrinkles and pigmentation as it prevents harmful ultraviolet rays of the sun from damaging your skin.

Cure anemia

Sesame seeds helps in curing anemia as they are rich in iron.

Good for bone

The zinc content in sesame seeds helps in boosting the bone mineral density and the bone health.