Black Cumin Seed Oil
Black Cumin Seed Oil is fast becoming a very popular oil! It comes from the Nigella Sativa plant that is native to Asia. It’s active compounds, crystalline nigellone and thymoquinone, are the most studied, but it also contains: myristic acid, palmitic acid, stearic acid, palmitoleic acid, oleic acid, linoleic acid, arachidonic acid, proteins and vitamins B1, B2, B3, calcium, folate, iron, copper, zinc and phosphorous.
There are many benefits to Black Cumin Seed Oil not just for beauty but also for health. It is believed to have high antioxidant properties and can help to reduce inflammation. It also has antiseptic and antibacterial properties that can help fight bugs and bacteria. Some studies show it can help with Asthma, Eczema and Psoriasis.
It is also great for the skin! It’s packed with essential fatty acids, vitamins and minerals that help keep skin soft and strong. Research shows it’s great for fighting signs of aging and sun damage. As it is great at helping inflammation of the skin it can really help in the battle against acne and restore the skins natural glow.
As for the hair it can of course help with problems caused by inflammation such as a dry itchy scalp. Used with some coconut oil it can make an effective hair mask for soft, strong and silky hair. There are also the added benefits from the healthy fatty acids and omega 3,6 and 9 that show to improve hair follicle production and strength and it has also been said to help fight premature grey hairs.
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