What Is Fennel Oil
There are two types of fennel one is sweet and the other is bitter the essential oil is collected from the roots seeds and leaves by steam distillation Florence fennel is popular and has a slightly aniseed flavour it is used in the making of gripe water and is very good for dispersing wind and when used with a carrier oil its good for massaging into the skin to prevent nausea especially when travelling
Uses Of Fennel Oil
- SYNONYMS: Fennel oil, Sweet fennel oil, Foeniculum vulgare.
- BOTANICAL NAME: Foeniculum vulgare.
- PART USED: Whole plant
- COLOR: Colorless to pale yellow
- VISCOSITY: Clear in Viscosity.
- PERFUMERY NOTE: Characteristics Odor
- SHELF LIFE: Two Years
- DENSITY: 0.953-0.973
- REFRACTIVE DENSITY: 1.528-1.538
- OPTICAL ROTATION: +12° to +24°
As one of the more popular herbal supplement extracts on the market today, fennel oil offers health benefits to those looking to treat different health disorders. Available at most supermarkets and local drugstores, fennel oil is derived from fennel seeds and can be found in the form of pills or liquid extract-based lotions. As with any new medication, users should first check with a medical professional prior to beginning treatment.Treatment of Colic
One of the major benefits of fennel oil
is the herb's natural ability to treat colic in infants. According to an article published in the St. Petersburg Medical Academy of Postdoctoral Education, studies involving fennel seed oil have shown the positive effect the supplement has on the treatment of colicky babies. In this study, 125 infants ranging between 2 and 12 weeks of age presenting with symptoms of colic were treated with a fennel seed oil treatment. Results of the study show that of the subjects tested, 65 percent of infants no longer experienced symptoms associated with colic, which was substantially better than the 23 percent of infants given a placebo in the control group. Additional research continues to be conducted for the purpose of further identifying the effects of fennel seed on this disease.Cough and Fever
According to UMHS, supplement users looking for an alternative means to treat symptoms associated with the common cold, including cough and fever, may also benefit from taking fennel seed oil
as an alternative medication. Due to the active ingredients in the supplement, fennel seeds also feature numerous antimicrobial properties for the treatment of infections associated with fever.AOS Product Also Offer :-
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