For centuries Egyptians and Hebrews have used cumin as a digestive. Used in traditional. Ayurvedic systems to ease digestion.
Source: Cuminum cyminum is grown commercially in Iran.
Extraction: Cumin essential oil is steam distilled from the seeds of Cuminum cyminum .
Aroma: Cumin essential oil has a stimulating, warm and spicy scent.
Fragrance note: Middle to Base.
Properties: Cumin essential oil is used to revive and relieve feelings of physical and mental fatigue.
Uses: Massage, baths and vaporization.
Blends well with: Angelica, Caraway and Chamomile.
Caution: Cumin Essential Oil is slightly phototoxic and irritating and must be used cautiously. Dilute to less than 5% before application to the skin.