Ajwain essential oil has a spicy, herbaceous aroma, it is well known in traditional medicine for it’s medicinal benefits. It can be used in aromatherapy to create a uplifting, energetic mood. Ajwain essential oil is made from Trachyspermum ammi, a plant with origins in Egypt, now produced mainly in Africa, South East Asia and the Middle East.
Botanical Name: Trachyspermum ammi
Plant Family: Apiaceae
Plant Part Used: Seeds
Aroma: Anjwain has a herbaceous aroma, similar to thyme.
Oil Consistency: Thin
Oil Colour: Light Brown
Ajwain Oil Recipes
Recipe 1. 4 drops of clary sage oil, 4 drops of ajwain oil and 2 drops of peppermint oil.
Recipe 2. 3 drops of ajwain oil, 4 drops of tea tree oil and 3 drops of Mentha arvensis oil.
Recipe 3. 3 drops of Ajwain oil, 5 drops of cinnamon leaf oil, 2 drops of black pepper oil.
Ajwain Oil Uses and Benefits
Used in traditional medicine for pain relief.
To treat inflammation
To remove toxins
It is good for use in massage
In some people it can help with arthritis.
It can improve skin health
Oil safety information.
Check out our essential oil safety information here.