Mountain Rose Herbs

Black Cumin Seed Oil

Botanical Name
Nigella sativa

Origin
Israel

Method of extraction
Cold Pressed

Suggested use
Food use only

Kosher Certified
No

Black Cumin oil or also known as Black Seed oil, is a remarkable and highly prized nutritive oil that can be used in conjunction with your regular dietary regimen. Because of the unique cell structure of this oil, along with its high vitamin, mineral and essential fatty acid content, it is being employed for numerous ailments and deficiencies. Black cumin oil is being deeply scrutinized by the scientific community, and the findings are very substantial and truth telling. Best if kept stored in a temperature controlled environment. Refrigeration is not necessary but recommended to help increase stability.

Typical Analysis
Color- Deep amber
Odor- Characteristic with upper tones
Acid Value- 0.6
Peroxide Value- less then 0.4
Saponification Value- 183-195
Iodine Value- 110-125
pH- 4.16

Fatty Acids
Oleic- 22.6%
Palmitic- 11.7%
Linoleic- 55.6%
Stearic- 3.3%

Precautions
Skin exposure to the undiluted oil will cause irritation to those with sensitivities. Not to be used while pregnant.

For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

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