TC Essential Oils
Cumin Seed - Organic
Extracted from the seeds of the Cuminum cyminum, Cumin oil is a powerful essential oil that can be used for bodily health. Cumin is a small annual herb about 50 cm (20 inches) high with deep green, narrow feathery leaves and tiny white or pink flowers, followed by small oblong seeds. Due to its faster absorption by the skin, the seed oil is known to be more potent than the seeds themselves. A main chemical component of Cumin is cuminaldehyde (cuminal). Cuminaldehyde has a monoterpene backbone with an aldehydes functional group. Cuminaldehyde contains warming properties that contribute to the overall warming effect of Cumin oil. Enriched in vitamin E.
- Prevents any microbial and fungal infection from affecting the skin.
- Vitamin E - acts as an antioxidant in this regard and combats the free radicals that attack the skin and result in signs of premature aging like age spot ,wrinkles, and sagging skin
- Disinfectant and anti-fungal properties which protect your skin from fungal and microbial infections
- Topical application is to cure, pimples, eczema, and psoriasis
Botanical Name: Cuminum cyminum
Cuminic aldehyde: 31.45%
Plant Part: Seeds
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Blends With: Angelica Root, Caraway, Lavender, Rosemary, Chamomile, and essential oils with an oriental flavor.
Cautions: This Essential Oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. Due to their presence, please consult a physician prior to using this oil. Dilute well before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.