Essential oils through light (UV) irradiation and heat treatment may occur after the terrible consequences?
Classification tree essential oil in the Terpene chemistry class, because of its chemical structure contains a hairpin h unsaturated bonds, according to the hairpin h literature reports, these unsaturated carbon in the light irradiation and heat under the effect may produce a variety of oxidation material, which will stimulate the body to produce free radicals include the Epoxides epoxy; and free radicals have been recognized for the medical profession and the pathogenic factors of aging.
Oxygen free radicals may cause damage to the human body are: cancer, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, autoimmune diseases, senile dementia (Alzheimer's), aging, arteriosclerosis and so on.
The above information is according to the literature: React. Kinet. Catal. Latal Lett and JACS (1976) 98,4193