Black Cumin Seed Oil - Virgin
Botanical binomial: Nigella sativa
INCI Name: Nigella Sativa (Black Cumin) Seed Oil
CAS No.: 90064-32-7
Country of Origin: Turkey
Part of plant used in production: Seed
Methods of production: Cold Pressed
Description: Black cumin (Nigella satvia) is an annual flowering plant native to the Mediterranean. The oil is a light amber colour and absorbs into the skin at a medium rate.
Properties: Anti-allergenic, antioxidant, antiseptic, broncho-dialating, immuno-stimulant, lymphatic, tonic
Constituents: Alanine, arginine, ascorbic-acid, asparagine, campesterol, carvone, cymene, cystine, dehydroascorbic-acid, eicosadienoic-acid, glucose, glutamic-acid, glycine, iron, isoleucine, leucine, d-limonene, linoleic-acid, linolenic-acid, lipase, lysine, methionine, myristic-acid, nigellin, nigellone, oleic-acid, palmitic-acid, phenylalanine, phytosterols, potassium, beta-sitosterol, alpha-spinasterol, stearic-acid, stigmasterol, tannin, threonine, thymohydroquinone, thymoquinone, tryptophan
Uses: An all-purpose medicinal carrier oil used in skincare for it's high amounts of vitamins A, B and C.
Safety: Safe to use on skin. Best if stored in a cool space away from direct sunlight.