The protective and healing
properties of black seed is so remarkably comprehensive and
varied that for thousands of years people have regarded it as a
The health benefits of black seed
are so extensive
that it has been given valued names such as
‘The Great Healing’ and ‘The Magical Herb’.
The 'black seed' is also known as
'black cumin seed', or'kalonji'.
Black seed oil is used to boost
the immune system, reduce inflammation, and fight infections. In
addition, black seed oil is used as a remedy for conditions such
as high blood pressure, allergies, asthma, diabetes, headaches,
digestive disorders, and rheumatoid arthritis.
Black seeds support the metabolism
and digestion and help to lower blood sugar. It activates the
metabolism and thus has a toning and stimulating effect.
The oil is also used for skin and
hair concerns, such as acne, dry hair, psoriasis, hair growth,
and dry skin.