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CUMIN SEED OIL
Latin Name: Cuminum cyminum
Alternate Names: Jeera, Comino Romano, Jiraka (Sanskrit), Jeera (Hindi)
Parts Used: Seeds.
Properties: Alterative, Antispasmodic, Carminative, Galactagogue, Stimulant.
Internal Uses: Bloating, Colic, Convalescence, Cough, Diarrhea, Dysentery, Dyspepsia, Flatulence, Headache, Indigestion, Morning Sickness
Internal Applications: Tea, Tincture, Capsules.
Topical Uses: Bruises, Cellulite, Sprains
Topical Applications: Use in liniments to speed the healing of bruises and
sprains. Essential oil is used in massage oils for cellulite and perfumes.
Culinary uses: Seeds are added to vegetables, beans, dips, pickles, yogurt, lamb, cordials, Chinese, Vietnamese, Arabic, Indian, Mexican and Cajun dishes, and sauerkraut. It is added to lemonade and tamarind water to prevent stomach problems.
Energetics: Bitter, Pungent, Warm, Cool.
Chemical Constituents: Essential oils which contain aldehydes and pinenes, flavonoids.
Comments: Its energetic is slightly bitter. In Ayurvedic medicine, the energetic is cool. Cumin is believed to be one of the earliest cultivated herbs and is native to the Mediterranean. Cumin was an important medicine of ancient Egypt. In Indian traditions it correlates to the fifth chakra -- the navel center. In India it is also used in Gripe Water for infant colic. Early Romans used ground Cumin much like black pepper is used today. During the Ottoman Empire, roasted Cumin was often featured in breads of European courts. Today, Cumin is also used in veterinary medicine.
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EGYPTION CUMIN SEED OIL SPECIFICATION DATA SHEET
Product Description :- Cuminum Cyminum Seed Oil Is The Volatile Oil Expressed Form The Seeds Of The Cumin, Cuminum Cyminum L., Umbelliferae
Common Name :- Cumin Seed Oil
Synonyms :- Cumin Seed Oil
Botanical Name :- Cuminum Cyminum L.
Family :- Umbelliferae
Country Of Origin :- Egypt
Part Of The Plant Used :- Seeds
Extraction Method :- Steam Distillation
CAS NO. :-8014-13-9
EC No :- 283-881-6
EINECS NO. :- 84775-51-9
FEMA NO. :- 2343
Status :- Natural Application: Aromatherapy , Skin Care , ...
INCI Name: Cuminum Cyminum (Cumin) Seed Oil
Appearance :- Mobile Liquid
Color :- Colorless To Pale Yellow
Odor :- Characteristic , Warm , Spicy , Musky
Refractive Index at 20°C.:- 1.456 to 1.505
Optical Rotation at 20°C :- : +1 to +8
Specific Gravity at 20°C :- 0.885 to 0.925
Flash Point :- >62
Acid value :- Not More Than 2.5%
Shelf Life :- 3 Years Under Good Storage Conditions
Storage :- Store In a Cool Place In Closed Container At or Below 10°C In Dark Place
Paking :- Glass Aluminium OR Tin –Lined Container OR Polyethelene Drum
Quality :-100% Pure & Natural
Solubility :- Insoluble In Water, Soluble In Alcohol & Oils
Chemical Data by GC, FID:
Compounds Name :- Percentage
Beta Pinene :- 12 to 20 %
P-Cymene :- 3.5 to 10 %
Gamma Terpinene :- 12 to 22%
Cuminic Aldehyde :- 20 to 35%
P-mentha1,3 Diene7-al :- 10 to 22%
P-mentha1,4 Diene7-al :- 6 to 14%
Cuminic Alcohol :- Traces to 0.9%