Cumin Seed Essential Oil

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Cumin Seed Essential Oil

Originally from the Mediterranean area, Cumin is a small annual herb about 50cm ( 20 inches) high with deep green, narrow feathery leaves and tiny white or pink flowers, followed by small oblong seeds.


Botanical Name: Cuminum Cyminum
Origin: India
Family: Apiaceae
Plant Part: Seeds
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Note: Middle
Colour: Clear to Pale Yellow
Consistency: Light to Medium
Aromatic Scent: Spicy, penetrating scent.
Aromatic Strength: Medium
Blends Well With: Angelica, Caraway, Lavender, Rosemary, Chamomile, and essential oils with an oriental flavour.
History: Known since Bible times, it is mainly used for its digestive properties. The Egyptians used it for headaches. The Pharisees paid their taxes with it and in the Middle Ages, feudal lords paid serfs with Cumin for services rendered.


Never use pure oils on the skin without diluting, never use internally, keep away from children and eyes, always check if there are any medical issues which could cause a problem. Seek help if you have any doubts.
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