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Black seed / Black cumin seed / Nigella Sativa

Susmita Chapai

Susmita Chapai

Fri Jul 22 2022

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Black Cumin Seed ( Nigella Sativa ) has powerful medicinal properties. It has both beauty and Health benefits. Prophet Muhammed Said, “ It has a cure for every disease except death”. From this saying, we can assume its importance. Here are some benefits of black cumin seed.

  1. Black seed oil or Black seed helps with regulating hormones which is beneficial for PCOS, Menopause, and irregular menstruation.
  2. It is alkaline thus, drinking black cumin seed water on an empty stomach in the morning helps with acidity and improves the digestive system.
  3. Oil of black seed helps with asthma, diabetes, pain, and inflammation, anti-fungal, antibacterial, and antiviral.
  4. It contains a component called thymoquinone, strong antibacterial properties that help with acne. Applying black seed oil on the skin helps in anti-aging, rosacea, and dry skin.
  5. Applying black seed oil to the scalp helps with hair fall and dandruff.
  6. Black seed oil or black seed powder which is rich in protein, potassium, and calcium help in regulating immune system functions including coughing, sneezing, and headaches, and reduces nasal congestion.
  7. Black seed oil is also a great source of Omega3 and Omega6 fatty acids.