Scientific name: Cuminum cyminum
Oil origin: Seeds
Extraction: Steam distillation
Aroma: Spicy, pungent, warm
Odor strength: Medium
Evaporation: Middle note
Cumin is native to India and shares a long history with the people of the Middle East and India. India is the World’s leading producer of Cumin harvesting over 70% of global production. Cumin has a deep connection to the Middle East so integral that it is mentioned in the bible multiple times. A quintessential spice now used across the world.
Cumin essential oil is a powerful antioxidant and potent scavenger of free radicals. It is also a natural antiseptic, helping to clean wounds and prevent infection. It has a toning effect which promotes a youthful complexion to the skin and muscles. A mild stimulant, it helps to overcome exhaustion and provide an extra pep in your step. It is also a detoxifier with sudorific properties, riding toxins from the body.
Cumin seed essential oil is a unique and healthy addition to cosmetic applications, personal care formulations, soaps, perfumery, and aromatherapy.
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Safety precautions: Extremely potent use with care. Consult a professional reference for correct dilution ratios prior to application.
Avoid in pregnancy and lactation. Keep away from eye area. Keep out of reach of children.