Black Cumin Seed oil is used to promote healthy skin and hair and is known for relieving symptoms of arthritis when taken orally and applied topically. Black Seed oil is known to contain including essential amino acids, omega-3, vitamin A(retinoids), essential fatty acids and many more. Black cumin seed oil has anti-asthmatic effects, used for eczema and psoriasis and often used in remedies for intestinal parasites. Black cumin oil also contains Thymoquinone, an ingredient shown to enhance apoptosis of cancer cells in studies of leukemia, breast cancer, brain tumors and even cavity forming bacteria.
How to use, simply add a teaspoon to smoothies, salad dressings and other raw food preparations. Mix several teaspoons with other essential and carrier oils such as lavender, cedarwood, rosemary, thyme, tea tree, jojoba or almond oils.