Celery seed oil:-
Celery seed oil is obtained from seeds of plant Apium gravelens belongs to family Apiaceae. The plant has pinnate to bipinnate leaves, creamy white flowers and 1.5-2.0 mm long and wide seeds. Celery seed is also used as a spice. The plant is grooved, fleshy and erect stalk. Celery seed oil is used for the treatment of rheumatism, gout, nervousness, headache, weight loss due to malnutrition, loss of appetite, and exhaustion.
Celery seed oil is obtained by stem distillation of seeds of Apium gravelens belongs to family Apiaceae. It is clear yellow to brown colour liquid
Botanical name : Apium graveolens
Parts used : seeds
Colour : Clear yellow to brown colour liquid
Perfumery note : Characteristic spicy and warm oduor
Shelf life : two years
Density : 0.871 – 0.892
Refractive index : 1.450 – 1.490
Optical rotation : +65.5˚ to +76.5˚
Flash point : 40.0˚C
Solubility : turbid in 90% alcohol
Storage : In well fitted container in cool and dry place
Celey seeds oil contains: pinene, cymene, caryophyllene, pinene, santalol, dihydrocarvone, apigenin, isoquerticin, sedanolide, sedanonic anhydride, d-limonene, and sesquiterpene alcohols.
1. Celery seeds oil is as antioxidants.
2. Celery seeds oil capture the free radicals and reactive oxygen species of the body.
3. Celery seeds oil has anti rheumatic properties. It is reduces the pain of joints of the body
4. Celery seeds oil is cure the wound for septic.
5. Celery seeds oil is inhibited the bacterial and fungal infection.
6. Celery seeds oil is reduced the spasm of smooth muscles of the body.
7. Celery seeds oil is reduced the level of excess water and salt of the body.
8. Celery seeds oil is reduced the blood pressure.
9. Celery seeds oil is stimulate the gastric gland of the digestive system.
10. Celery seeds oil has sedative activity.
11. Celery seeds oil is simulative in nature. It stimulate the body function.
12. Celery seeds oil is used in cosmetics, soaps, detergents and perfumes as fragrant agents.
13. Celery seeds oil is used in food and beverage industry as flavouring agent.
14. It is widely used for treatment of cancer.
Celery seeds oil is blends with pine, tea tree oil, lavender, oak moss and opopanax.
Celery seeds oil is contraindicated during pregnancy and breast feeding females.