Caraway Oil


AOS 71
Size - 30 Gms
Price -   388
30 Gms 388
60 Gms 522
100 Gms 702
200 Gms 1150
500 Gms 2495

ORIGIN
Caraway plant is a biennial plant with stem 40-60cm tall with either pink or white flowers also called as meridian fennel or Persian cumin. The plant grows well in warm, sunny locations & well drained rich soil. In warmer regions it is cultivated in winter months & in temperate climate in summer. Caraway fruits have a pungent anise like flavor & aroma. It is used in liquors, Indian Cuisine rice dishes, Desserts & other fruits, even its roots are cooked as vegetables, and even leaves are consumed as herbs like parsley. It is also used as a companion plant and can disguise scent of insects or attract beneficial insects.

EXTRACTION
It is obtained by process of steam distillation of roped seeds of caraway.

DESCRIPTION
Synonyms: Caraway oil, Carum carvi, Meridian Fennel, Persian Fennel.
Botanical Name: Carum carvi.
Part Used: Ripe Seeds.
Color: Colorless to Yellow
Viscosity: Watery in viscosity
Perfumery Note: Characteristic
Shelf Life: Two Years
Density: 0.904-0.920
Refractive Density: 1.484-1.490

USES

  • Caraway fruit oil is used as fragrance in soaps, lotions, & perfumes.
  • It is used as a breath freshener.
  • It can make skin bright & fair.
  • It can cure inflammation of inner thighs.
  • It acts as a vermifuge as it kills insects both on & inside body.
  • It is used for digestive problems like heartburn, bloating, loss of appetite, improve control of urination, and kill bacteria in body.
  • It is used to start menstruation & alleviate menstruation cramps.
  • It is used in mouthwashes.
  • It is rubbed in skin to improve local blood flow.
  • It relieves from cough, tones heart, liver skin & muscles.
  • It is used in flavoring medications.
  • It improves digestion & relives spasms in stomach & intestines.
  • It helps in increasing milk production in lactating mothers.
  • Caraway oil can neutralize effects of histamine & cures coughs & other ailments.
  • It acts an antiseptic & disinfectant.
  • It is good for cardiac health m maintains proper heart rate
  • It is carminative and is used for gas troubles.
  • It is used as a cooking spice.

COMPONENTS
Main chemical constituents of Caraway oil are Carvone, Limonene, Acetaldehyde, Cumuninic aldehyde & furfurol.

BLENDING
Caraway oil can blend well with essential oils like orange oil, ginger oil, Lavender oil, Frankincense, Coriander Chamomile oil & Basil oil.

SAFETY & PRECAUTIONS

  • It can cause heartburn , nausea when used with peppermint.
  • It can cause rashes to insensitive skin when used topically.
  • Pregnant women & nursing mothers should consult doctor before using because it is known to start menstruation.
  • Caraway lowers the blood glucose level so diabetic patients should consult doctor because medication might change.

In Case of:
Eye Contact: If caraway oil comes in contact with eye, wash eye with plenty of water.
Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothes if caraway oil comes in contact with skin,
Inhalation: If caraway oil is inhaled in high conc. Take the person to fresh air & obtain medical attention.

STORAGE & HANDLING
Keep the drum in cool and dark place temperature below 25°

TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Caraway oil is non toxic & non sensitizing .If it is used in high conc. It may cause skin irritation.