Aniseed Oil (Ainse Star)
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Aniseed essential oil is extracted from the seeds and dried ripe fruits of the plant. The plant is listed under Apiaceae (Umbelliferae), the most aromatic family of plants. Pimpinella Anisum is the native to Southwest Asia and Eastern Mediterranean region. The colour of the oil varies from colourless to pale yellow depending on its consistency, and the main component of the oil is Anethole.
Uses of Aniseed Oil
Apart from being an energizer to the circulatory and respiratory system, it provides several other uses. The oil has been an essential ingredient in many of the Chinse and Indian medicines in a minimal quantity. The oil is used for treating indigestion, muscular pains, cold, fever, asthma and is known to reduce the migraine and menstrual pain. The oil is handled under strict control in syrups, toothpaste, mouthwashes liqueurs, and cordials. It is used as a breath sweetener in India.
Benefits of Aniseed Oil
- Pain Relief and Anti-inflammatory Property: The major component of the oil, anethole, is known to possess pain-relieving and anti-inflammatory property without creating sedation. It is used traditionally as a pain reliever and cures muscular pain, rheumatism, cramps, and inflammation.
Bronchodilator: Oil helps in muscle relaxation, and this contributes to relieving the pain in many cases. With inhalation and topical massage of oil, breathing problems can be improved. It eases the congested and inflamed airways.
Fights fungal infections. The Anise essential oil is very effective against fungal infections and fights against various kinds of fungi in vitro, including Candida albicans.
- Antibacterial: The antibacterial effect of the essential oil is incredibly useful in treating respiratory illness, skin problems and in cleaning solutions. The oil is beneficial in fighting bacteria in the mouth. The diluted oil can add to the oral antimicrobial rinse. When combined with the thyme essential oil, which is considered to be most loved microbial, the antibacterial property of the aniseed oil enhances.
- Aids Digestion: This property is used extensively in promoting digestion. Few drops of oil in a warm glass of water can be helpful indigestion, especially after a feast or a heavy meal.
Insecticide: The insecticidal property of the oil is used against the insects and smaller animals as it is toxic to them, and hence, the smell of the oil keeps them away. Oil can be used in sprays, vaporizers, and fumigants to drive away insects.
All our oils are for external use only. Never use our natural essential oils on the skin without diluting, never use internally, keep away from children and eyes, always check if there are any medical issues that could cause a problem. Seek help if you have any doubts. This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Please refer to our policies for further details, and our disclaimer on the bottom of our homepage. Bottles are filled by volume. Some bottle sizes may not be filled to the top, but do contain the volume of oil specified.
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