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 Extraction Method:-
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.
Brief Description of Celery Seed Oil (Report of COA):-
Botanical name : Apium graveolens
Parts used : seeds
Color : 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.
14 Surprising Health Uses and benefits:-
Ans. It helps to balance the hormones, stimulate the body and mind, eases internal discomfort, and relieves arthritic conditions such as rheumatism and gout.
Ans. It is one of the most effective or beneficial in treating gout.
Ans. It reduced the level of excess water and salt of the body which helps in weight loss.
Ans. It blends well with pine, tea tree oil, lavender, oak moss and opopanax.
Ans. The botanical name of celery seed is Apium graveolens.