Nigellia sativa is called kalonji, fennel flower, black caraway is an annual flowering plant, it grows up to 11.8 inches, and flowers are delicate & usually pale blue & white in color. Fruit is large containing numerous seeds which are used as spice, seeds are dark, thin & crescent shaped when whole. Seeds have a pungent bitter taste & smell.
Extraction : Kalonji Oil is obtained by cold pressing of black cumin seed.
It has a spicy and very penetrating smell.
Black Cumin oil has distinctive flavour and strong, warm aroma.
Components : It consists of Linoleic acid, thymoquinone, nigellone & Melanthin etc.
Many of the diseases could be treated by indigestion of Black cumin oil like cancer, Heart disease, allergies, anxiety, diabetes, headaches, migraines Etc.
Kalonji Oil is useful for diarrhea & indigestion.
It can decrease cholesterol level in blood.
It prevents development of inflammatory processes in cardiovascular system.
Kalonji Oil has analgesic, antibacterial, antifungal antioxidant, antiviral Properties.
It even increases flow of breast milk in nursing mothers.
It increases healthy fat in body & improves body tone.
It boosts immune system.
Kalonji Oil nourishes the skin & helps in regeneration of damaged cell.
Safety & Precautions :
It should not be applied to skin without diluting because it can cause irritations to those with sensitivities.