Blackseed (Cumin) Carrier Oil

Pure and natural black cumin seed oil. Softening, regenerating and healing for dry and damaged skin and hair.

Suitable for use in aromatherapy, soap making, massage, skincare & cosmetics. See below for a detailed description and to download the SDS, Allergens Declaration and COA

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Description – Black Cumin, or Blackseed oil, comes from the annual flowering plant with delicate blue blooms. The oil is much milder than the spice or the essential oils but retains many of the same properties. Please beware of claims that this oil can be used for treating cancer.

Common Name Black Cumin Seed Oil
Botanical Name Nigella Sativa Oil
Botanical Family Apiaceae
Extraction Method Cold Pressed
Aroma Mild, Earthy, Woody
Country of Origin Israel
Appearance Golden Brown, Medium Viscosity
Skin Feel Absorbs quickly leaving a slight oily sheen
Skin Type Scarred Dry and Damaged
Properties Softening, Healing, Soothing
Heat Stability Keep below 40c
Saponification Value 185-205
Storage 18-24 Months
Typical Fatty Acid Profile
Main Constituents (Typical Values) 50-60% Linoleic Acid, 20-30% Oleic Acid, 10-14% Palmitic Acid
Natural Vitamin Content Vitamin A, B1, B2, B6, C, E, Proteins

Common Uses

  • Healing – good for applying to scarred and damaged skin
  • Very dry & sensitive skin – regenerating, instantly softening
  • Hair – Promote healthy growth, vitality and combat dryness, Combine with andiroba oil for a non-greasy conditioning treatment
  • Abdominal Massage – for maintaining feelings of easy digestion

Packaging – Supplied in clear PET bottles with flip top lid for easy dispensing. Fully labelled with common name, botanical name, BBE date and batch code. SDS and Certificate of analysis available for download

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Recommended Reading: Carrier Oils for Aromatherapy & Massage (4th Edition, 2008) Len Price with Shirley Price

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