Originally from the Mediterranean area, it is a small annual herb about 50cm ( 20 inches) high, with deep green, narrow feathery leaves and tiny white or pink flowers, followed by small oblong seeds.
Known since Biblical times, it is mainly used for its digestive properties. The Egyptians used it for headaches.
The Pharisees paid their taxes with it and in the Middle Ages, feudal lords paid serfs with cumin for services rendered. Cumin is an important ingredient in Indian curries and in Mexican national dishes.
Benefits of Cumin Fragrance Oil
If you’re looking for a simple way to cleanse your body internally, Cumin oil provides a quality option.* Cumin oil has the ability to purify the body’s systems, and it is ideal for internal cleansing.* When taking advantage of Cumin oil’s purifying properties, make sure to dilute it in fluid or take it in a veggie capsule.
On cold or rainy days, dilute Cumin essential oil with doTERRA Fractionated Coconut Oil and apply it to the desired areas of your skin. Cumin oil will provide a warming sensation that will help you feel warm and cozy even when the weather is cold and dreary.
Before you leave your house for a night out, quickly freshen up with a Cumin essential oil mouth rinse. Simply add one to two drops of Cumin oil to four ounces of water and gargle. This effective mouth rinse will leave your breath feeling and smelling fresh and clean.
Use of Cumin Fragrance Oil
- Toxin Buildup
- Poor Circulation
- Low Blood Pressure
- Stomach Cramps