|Common name ||Cumin Oil |
|Botanical name ||Cuminum cyminum |
|Description ||Powerful green-spicy, slightly fatty odour with a soft mellow undertone. |
|Main GC components ||Gamma-terpinene, beta-pinene, cumin aldehyde, alpha-terpinen-7-al, gamma-terpinen-7-al, p-cymene |
|Plant parts used ||Seed |
|Extraction method ||Steam distilled |
|Region of origin ||Egypt |
Historically Cumin oil was used in perfumes, love potions and aphrodisiac baths. Today it may be used for calming, relieving pain, promoting sleep, improve circulation, improve digestion, purify, reduce cellulite, reduce nervous tension, uplift moods, revive and relieve fatigue.
BLENDS WELL WITHCaraway
, and essential oils with an oriental flavor.
SUGGESTED USESMassage oilBathInhalationSpritzerCompressSkin carePerfumePRODUCT SPECIFICATION SHEET
- Consultation with a suitably qualified practitioner is recommended prior to use
- For external use only.
- Do not apply to skin undiluted
- Not recommended for use during pregnancy
- Perform a patch test prior to use