African Red Tea Imports Black Cumin Seed Oil - 4 oz.
African Red Tea Imports Black Cumin Seed Oil is a liquid dietary supplement that may help support the immune system. Black Cumin Seed Oil is a special oil derived from organic black cumin seeds (Nigella sativa L.) that may help support the immune system. This oil is alcohol free and solvent free, and it is naturally pure and free of preservatives, chemicals and colorants. It's cold pressed and hexane free.
Black cumin is a part of the buttercup family and the seeds are dark, thin, and crescent-shaped when whole. The seeds have been used for many centuries in the Middle East, the Mediterranean and India. Today, black cumin seeds are used as a seasoning spice in different cuisines across the world due to their nutty flavor. Besides their culinary uses, black cumin seeds also have a wealth of important health benefits and are one of the most cherished medicinal seeds in history.
The seeds of the black cumin plant contain over 100 chemical compounds, including some yet to be identified. In addition to what is believed to be the primary active ingredient, crystalline nigellone, black cumin seeds contain: thymoquinone, beta sitosterol. myristic acid, palmitic acid, palmitoleic acid, stearic acid, oleic acid, linoleic acid, linolenic acid, arachidonic acid, protein, vitamin B1, vitamin B2, vitamin B3, folic acid, calcium, iron, copper, zinc, and phosphorous.
Black cumin seeds have a particularly long and strong history use in Egypt. When archaeologists found and examined the tomb of Egyptian boy-king Tutankhamen (King Tut), they found a bottle of black cumin oil, which suggested that it was believed to be needed in the afterlife.
Physicians to the Egyptian pharaohs frequently used the seeds after extravagant feasts to calm upset stomachs. They also used the seeds to treat headaches, toothaches, colds, and infections. Queen Nefertiti, renowned for her stunning beauty, used black seed oil, likely due to its abilities to strengthen and bring luster to hair and nails. Black cumin is one of the very few botanicals that have shown such effectiveness (the other most notable one is oleander extract).
One of black cumin’s most popular and effective uses is the treatment of diseases related to the respiratory system, including asthma, bronchitis, rheumatism and cold symptoms. The seeds help increase body tone, stimulate menstrual period, and increasing the flow of breast milk in nursing mothers.
Black cumin seed oil helps calm the nervous system, quells colic pain, stimulates urine production, helps treat pertussis, improves digestion and helps prevent and lower high blood pressure. The seeds are very effective in curing abscesses and tumors of the eye, abdomen and liver, probably due in great part to the anti-tumor compound beta-sitosterol found in the seeds.
Black cumin also:
- stimulates body’s energy and helps in recovery from fatigue and low spirits.
- is an effective cure for skin conditions such as allergies, eczema, acne, psoriasis and boils.
- is anti-parasitic.
- treats flatulence, diarrhea, hemorrhoids, constipation and dysentery.
About African Red Tea Imports
African Red Tea Imports (ART) was founded in 1999 by Nira Levy Maslin and Michael Broomberg to help promote health and well-being, and to help people enjoy an extremely healthy caffeine free, anti-aging property tea alternative. Rooibos Tea African Red Tea is 100% Organic and Kosher. The leading product is Organic Rooibos Tea , which stands out as the highest in anti-oxidants, naturally caffeine-free and pleasant tasting beverage that is also low in tannins thereby promoting and supporting positive, healthy lifestyles. “The healthy benefits of herbals teas have garnered positive attention from the medical community and are recognized as an excellent source of antioxidants, which protect the body and brain from free radicals. The teas have become favorites of the baby-boomers, who represent a large expanding demographic. They are leading the shifting marketplace towards health conscious options. African Red Tea is a favorite since it’s a perfect alternative and preventative health solution. Drinking Rooibos Red Tea is a good choice as part of a healthy lifestyle,” says Michael Broomberg.
They at African Red Tea Imports believe in reaching out to the consumer tea drinker. In educating those who might never have sampled or purchased Organic African Red Tea simply because of lack of knowledge. If a person is interested in a physically active lifestyle, they might be looking for a post-workout recovery drink with a high anti-oxidant base along with an amino acid complex and mineral ascorbates. Pointed to their Organic African Red Tea all their requirements will be fulfilled and be able to surprise and delight people with their other tasty new products and their healthy benefits as well.