Caraway oil calms the nerves and soothes mental fatigue, while settling the stomach, nervous digestion, colic, flatulence and gastric spasms. As an expectorant it helps clear bronchitis, bronchial asthma and coughs. It is also helpful in cases of sore throats and laryngitis and beneficial to the urinary system, helping to flush toxins out. Nursing mothers also use it to increase milk and women in general find that it helps to relieve period pains.
It is an effective tissue generator and useful for fighting oily skin while dispersing bruises, reducing boils and cleaning infected wounds. Furthermore it relieves itching skin and helps to clear acne as well as scalp problems.
The greatest benefit of Caraway oil lies in its calming and soothing effects on the nerves and the digestive system. As an expectorant it helps with respiratory problems and is also helpful in fighting urinary problems while having great benefits for the skin.
It can be used in burners or vaporizers as a tonic for nerves, digestive system and urinary problems. Dilute in massage oil or bath to assist with period pains, respiratory congestion or digestive problems. It can be blended in a cream for skin problems such as acne, bruising and generally with skin regeneration.
Methods of use: Used in burners, vaporisation and massage.
Cautions: Do not use in pregnancy – Do not use on sensitive skin.
Caraway blends well with basil, chamomile, coriander, frankincense, ginger, lavender and orange.