Botanical Name - Organic Black Cumin Seed Oil - Nigella Sativa.
Plant Origin - Israel.
Oil taken from - Seeds.
Extraction Method - Expression.
Colour - Mid to dark Yellow/brown.
Aroma - Mildly spicy aroma - not overpowering.
Absorption rate - Mid-rate absorption into the skin.
Shelf life - Up to 24 months when stored correctly - see below for full details.
Traditional uses for Black Cumin Seed Carrier include -
Also known as Black Seed, Black Oil and Black Coriander Oil.
A great Carrier Oil to choose if you are looking to fortify a blend with a rich source of essential fatty acids, Vitamins and trace Minerals such as Myristic acid, Palmitic acid, Stearic acid, Palmitoleic acid, Oleic acid, Linoleic acid, Arachidonic acid, and vitamins B1, B2, B3, calcium, folate, iron, copper, zinc and phosphorous.
This impressive range of nutrients is a great skin support when used on a regular basis, particularly for acne, folliculitis, blemished and infected skin types as it is highly antibacterial, which is useful when helping reduce the infection and inflammation in the skin.
It can also be used successfully to help smooth and hydrate skin that is mature, dry, sun damaged and in need of extra nourishment.
Organic Black Cumin Seed Carrier Oil -
Can be added in a 10-20% dilution to enhance other carrier oils. Not widely used as a stand alone carrier due to its cost compared to other Carriers and also because it has its own mild aroma, so it is more commonly used to fortify other Carriers with its impressive qualities.
Mantra Aromatherapy Organic Black Cumin Seed Carrier Oil is -
A pure Carrier Oil that has not been blended/adulterated or diluted in any way.
It is a Vegan product that is cruelty free.
Is presented for retail in a pharmaceutical grade brown glass bottle with a tamper proof cap (for quantities of up to 100ml) for ease of use, or is presented in an opaque wide lid plastic bottle for 250ml and upwards sizes.
Each product purchased is freshly decanted from verified stock in the Uk in Wales.
Mantra Aromatherapy Organic Black Cumin Seed Carrier Oil is a Therapeutic Grade product and can be used as part of a Holistic treatment.
Product Safety -
Always store pure Carrier Oils in an upright position with their cap firmly secured in place.
To maximise the shelf life of any Carrier Oil it should be stored out of direct sunlight, in a cool, dry environment. - A medicine cabinet is ideal or Carrier Oils can also be refrigerated* to prolong their shelf-life.
*Please note that some Carrier Oils will become more viscous and/or solidify if stored below room temperature and will remain so until gently brought back up to room temperature.
Carrier Oils should never be -
never be put in or near the eyes nor put on areas of damaged or inflamed skin.
they should be stored away from children and used with caution around babies, small children and pets.
care and Medical advice should be taken before using Carrier Oils to blend Essential Oils in if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or if you have a medical condition.
Always patch test before using any new Carrier Oil.