Learn More About of Caraway Oil
Caraway comes from the Arabic al-karwiya seeds. Caraway is also known as Persian cumin, meridian fennel, itis a biennial herb from the family Apiaceae, native to Europe, western Asia, and North Africa.The caraway seeds are dark brown in the look of color and it has five ridges all across their length.
It has a similar taste like cumin and they also belong to Apiaceae family commonly called as caraway, caraway grows wild in Nubra, Suru, Leh, Zanaskar valleys and Drass area of Ladakh and someplaces of Jammu and Kashmir. The roots, leaves, and fruits of this plant are useful.Caraway spice is infrequently grown plant in most herb gardens. It is native to Western Asia and Europe where it thrives in full sun and well-drained soil with pH ranges of 6 to 7.
Caraway grows well in humid climates and prefers cool temperate zones. The caraway seed derives its medicinal and culinary properties from its distinct characteristics. It has a nutty flavor with hint of citrus, pepper, and anise. Caraway is used for digestive problems including bloating, heartburn, gas, mild spasmsof the stomach and intestines and loss of appetite.
Caraway oil is also used to help people cough up phlegm, improve control of urination and relieve constipation. Caraway essential oil smells herbaceous and slightly woody.
Know Uses & Benefits of Caraway Oil
There are several Health Uses and Benefits of Caraway Oil:
Caraway is used to treat digestive problems like bloating, heartburn, gas, flatulence, mild spasms of the stomach and loss of appetite.
-Due to the presence of carvone in caraway, it is used to treat diarrhea.
-Due to the presence of carvone in caraway oil it is used to treat digestive problems like gas, bloating, indigestion, vomiting.
- limonene present in caraway having antioxidant properties
-Caraway oil is full of fiber and several important minerals, including magnesium, calcium, iron. It’s also a rich source of antioxidants.
- caraway helps in weight loss and help treat various inflammatory conditions and digestive disorders.
- Due to the presence of carvone in caraway it is used to treat urinary problems.
- It helps mother by increasing milk to feed the baby
-It helps to make skin clear, remove acne & fight against infection of skin.
- Caraway has power of regeneration of tissue.