The link between flaxseed to cancer risk is relatively well-studied. Most research has focused on flaxseed’s effects on breast cancer. Emerging areas of study include its impact to lower risk for several other cancers, specifically of the prostate and colon.
Read more at http://www.aicr.org/foods-that-fight-cancer/flaxseed.html#intro
When we hear, "alcohol" most people think of rubbing alcohol (isopropyl) or alcoholic beverages (ethanol). When employed in personal care products, it is often erroneously assumed that all alcohols are drying to the skin.