Botanical Name Brassica Nigra
General Name Mustard Essential Oil
Mustard essential oil is used since ancient times for its numerous health care properties including anti-rheumatic, antifungal, diaphoretic, etc. It is extracted from the water soaked mustard seeds through steam distillation process causing the formation of Allyl Isothiocyanate with Oleic Acid, Linoleic Acid and Erucic Acid. For its chemical composition, mustard essential oil is widely used in massage therapy to treat rheumatism & arthritis pain, numbness, stimulates muscle growth, fight internal as well as external infections and many more.
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Method of Extraction and part of Plant Used Mustard essential oil is extracted from the mustard seeds through steam distillation method.
Properties Colorless to yellowish clear liquid
It rarely blends with any of the oils.
Aroma Intense, pungent and crisp fragrance
Integrant Allyl isothiocyanate, Oleic acid, Linoleic acid and Erucic acid
Precautions It should be avoided by people suffering from nervous or allergic conditions. Besides, it takes a few exposures to get used to this oil.
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Mustard essential oil is a strong stimulant, thus it is used in massage to stimulate circulation as well as for relieving rheumatism and arthritis. For its anti-bacterial properties it is used to treat bacterial skin infection and for preventing fungal growth to hamper the spread of infection. It is also used in fumigants and vaporizers to keep insects away. Additionally, for its combination of fatty acids, it is used as an effective hair revitalizer.
Mustard essential oil is a colorless to yellowish clear liquid obtained from the seeds of black mustard through steam distillation. Possessing strong, spicy crisp whiff, mustard essential oil is used in very small amount in food industry. Besides, it is used for strengthening gums, preventing hair loss and boosting immune system. Also, it keeps body warm in winter, keeps insects away, prevents infections from spreading and aids in stimulating blood circulation.
Works best on skin infections★★★★★
While surfing to find a natural essential oil that comprises powerful anti-bacterial properties, I found mustard essential oil. I instantly ordered one from Natural Indian Oils and received the pure form of the oil. I used this to get rid of skin infection which was unbearable. This oil helped me very much in eliminating the problem. By: Linda