Cumin Essential Oil (India)
Botanical Name: Cuminum cyminum
Extraction Method: Cumin Essential Oil is steam distilled from the seeds of the Cumin herb. The temperature of the steam is meticulously controlled so that it just hot enough for the plant materials to release the Essential Oil without destroying the delicate botanical and aromatic compounds in it.
Description: Believed to have originated in Egypt and Israel, the Cumin herb is now widely cultivated in India, China, Morocco, Cyprus, Iran and Southern Europe.
Cumin is a small herb that grows to about 20 inches (50cm) with tiny white or pink flowers. Its seeds are small, elongated and highly aromatic which are often used as a spice in many cuisines. However, its Essential Oil is comparatively lesser known. In fact, the Essential Oil of the Cumin herb is where most of its healthful and medicinal values resides.
Blends well with: Lavender, Angelica Root, Caraway, Rosemary, Chamomile, and essential oils with oriental flavors
Aromatic scent: smells like Anise Essential Oil with very spicy, warm, with strong musky notes
Orders will be processed and shipped within 1-3 business days of receipt. Delivery time may vary depending on destination of the order. Because we use ground service for our deliveries, orders shipped to the west coast may take several days.
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We spare no effort to maintain the quality and purity of our essential oils.
The certificate of analysis, specifications and material safety data sheets are available on request.
Essential oils should not be used by young children or by a pregnant person but under the care of a doctor. Refer to our policies for more details, and our disclaimer.
Essential oils should be used with caution. Their aromatic molecules are very powerful. Always observe dosage, precautions for use and consult a health care professional. The modes of use are varied.
Mixtures take you on a sensory journey that can soothe or stimulate you.