What is vegetable fat powder? Why is it bad for health?

Vegetable fat powder is also known as creamer. It can be found in milk tea. It is said that it is chemically refined, like saccharin. Therefore, if you eat too much, it will be harmful to your health. Today’s young people usually like to drink coffee, because they don’t have time to grind it by themselves, so they buy instant coffee. Sometimes coffee companion will be added. However, some young consumers found that the fat powder of coffee partner contained trans fatty acids, and they had corresponding concerns about the product. The following is a simple answer to your questions:

Vegetable fat powder, also known as milk essence, is a new product with hydrogenated vegetable oil (a kind of product with great harm to the body) and casein as the main raw materials. It plays a special role in food production and processing, and is also a kind of modern food
Vegetable fat powder is also called powdered oil or cream. The main raw materials are hydrogenated vegetable oil, glucose syrup, sodium cooperate, emulsifier, etc.

hydrogenation of vegetable oil is actually the process of changing unsaturated fatty acid of vegetable oil into saturated or semi saturated state. In this process, trans fatty acid will be produced, which can increase the low-density lipoprotein in human blood, reduce the high-density lipoprotein, and induce vascular sclerosis, Increase the risk of heart disease, cerebrovascular accident (blood 8 indicators are abnormal). Therefore, do not eat more.

Trans fatty acids, like saturated fatty acids, increase the level of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in the blood, reduce the level of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, which can prevent heart disease, and increase the risk of coronary heart disease. Trans fatty acids are three to five times more likely to cause cardiovascular disease than saturated fatty acids. Trans fatty acids also increase the blood viscosity of the human body, leading to thrombosis. In addition, trans fatty acids can also induce cancer, asthma, type II diabetes, allergies and other diseases.

Therefore, now the manufacturing plant of vegetable fat powder has begun to improve the process, and some zero trans fatty acid products of vegetable fat powder have begun to enter the market, which is a great gospel for the majority of consumers. However, in terms of specific conditions, as a product, vegetable fat powder still needs to be added appropriately. You can eat it as appropriate and ensure the health of the body through control!