Our Live Organic Black Seed Oil is pressed from the seeds of a flowering shrub, Nigella sativa. The seeds from N. sativa go by the names of black seeds, black cumin, black caraway and kalonji.
Black seed oil has a long history of being used dating back over 2000 years. Since ancient times, this oil has been considered a royal oil and universal in medicine for the prevention and treatment of many diseases, commonly referred to as universal “panacea”.
It contains a high thymoquinone content. This key component of the oil may help maximize healthy cell activity in the body, with a large amount of polyunsaturated fatty acids (omega-6 and omega-9), vitamins A, E and D, minerals including phosphorus, calcium, iron, copper, etc.; as well as several amino acids including arginine, which promotes muscle nutrition and detoxification, phospholipids, alkaloids, saponins, flavonoids, poly- and monosaccharides, phytosterols, tannins and enzymes.
-Can be used in cooking (sauces, dips, marinades, soups, vinaigrettes, sauerkraut, salad dressings). Great to spice curry dishes, pickles and bread.
-It may be added to protein powder shakes and smoothies for optimal daily healthy fat intake.
-Use it topically to nourish your hair, skin and nails as a moisturizing treatment.
– Used in therapeutic massage if applied solely or if combined with essential oils.
-Mixing oils with any citrus juice (orange, grapefruit or lemon) or honey makes it taste divine!
Instructions for mixing oils with citrus juices: pour 1 tablespoon of oil into the glass (use wooden or plastic spoon, do not use the metal one), add any citrus juice preferred (lemon juice can be replaced with natural honey), mix everything, let it stay 2 minutes and enjoy! Take 30 minutes before meals 3 times a day.
Not Recommended to Use If:
-Before or during recovery after organ and tissue transplantation
-Low blood pressure (hypotension)
Live Oil by Lesna is proud to serve your table with the purest product which is delightfully hand-crafted with wooden-pressed technology that preserves nutrients in its maximum value. Thanks to our unique oil extraction process which doesn’t involve neither heat nor metals, our premium oils are never bitter and always maintain their healthful benefits, each and every time. Oil is derived from the highest quality organic black seeds which allows us to ensure the greatest flavor, aroma and nutritional value.
Vegan, gluten free, absolutely free of solvents, additives and preservatives and NON-GMO.