Our certified organic black cumin seed oil comes from the Middle East, where farmers have harvested premium black cumin seed for millennia. Our product contains no impurities, we do not add any other oils.
Black cumin seed oil comes from the nigella stevia plant, a member of the Ranunculus or buttercup botanical family. Extracts from this plant have been used since at least ancient Egyptian times according to the historical record. Cleopatra allegedly used black cumin seed oil as part of her beauty regime. Hippocrates recommended cumin seed oil to treat digestive issues.
Many experts believe that the extract from the seeds provides numerous medicinal benefits. Research has shown black cumin seed oil has antibacterial, anti-fungal, and anti-oxidant properties. The extract has also been shown to help with insulin sensitizing, hypertension, spasmodic attacks, and has anti-viral characteristics. The active compounds contained in the oil include crystalline nigellone and thymoquinone.
You can start by taking 3 drops per day. Many users find up to 1 teaspoon per day increases the desired health effects.