Black Seed Oil comes from the flowering plant, Nigella Sativa, in southwest Asia. This plant grows about twelve inches tall, has thread like leaves with
delicate, pale, blue and white flowers. The fruit of this plant
contains follicles, each containing numerous seeds. The seeds are
pressed to make oil. The Nigella Sativa has been used since ancient times in Asia, the Middle East and Africa as an herb or pressed into oil.
Black seeds have been used medicinally for a variety of conditions including: respiratory, intestinal, kidney, liver, circulatory, and immune system health. They have analgesic, anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic, anti-viral, anti-cancer and antioxidants benefits. They've been used for well being, often used as food flavoring.
This natural oil is light brown in color with an herbaceous aroma. An added citrus or herb fragrance complements its aroma. It has a shelf life of approximately two years.
It contains rich benefits of vitamin C, A, B1, B2, B3 (Niacin) and B6 (Folicin). It contains a variety of minerals including: calcium, potassium, iron, magnesium, selenium, copper, phosphorus, and zinc. The impressive content of vitamins and minerals makes it a very nutritive addition to skin and hair formulations.
Use in a variety of natural bath products and natural body products: homemade lotion, soaps, creams, conditioners and balms. Use with massage oil blends.
SKIN CARE: Combat psoriasis, acne, eczema, arthritis and sore muscle pain.
SOAP MAKING INFORMATION: Black Seed Oil
SAPONIFICATION VALUE: 185 - 205
NaOH: .137 oz., KOH: .193 oz.
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