Asafoetida Oil, often called heeng oil, is obtained from the incision of roots of Asafoetida plant, which is an Indian plant known as the flavoring agent from years. It is an important ingredient in spices and condiments. This oil is used as a stimulant and carminative. It is a volatile oil made by the steam distillation of gum of asafoetida. Also, being an excellent pulmonary and nervine stimulant, it is utilized as an expectorant. It is a yellow colored liquid which is a important ingredient in Indian kitchens. We are providing highly pure and unadulterated oil which is safe for use and does not have any side effects.
The remedial properties of this essential oil includes aphrodisiac, nervine, carminative, vermifuge, stimulant, abortifacient, antispasmodic, anti-flatulent, contraceptive, antimicrobial, analgesic, antiseptic, bronchodilator, anti-epileptic, fertility enhancer, expectorant, emmenagogue and anthelmintic.
Some of the major chemical constituents of this oil are α-pinene, hendecyl-sulphonyl acetic acid, phellandrenes, ferulic acid and ethers of sesquiterpenes. Further, this essential oil is soluble in other oils and insoluble in water. It can be stored in cold places in any aluminum or glass bottles and it should not be in direct contact with sunlight or heat.
The Asafoetida Oil has various properties due to which is widely used in several applications. The oil is highly beneficial for intestinal disorders and for purifying blood. This yellow colored essential oil is an archaic remedy for the colic, flatulence and digestive disorders. Due to the pleasing aroma, it can also be used as an ingredient in many delicacies. In India, it is mainly used as a flavoring agent that gives a unique flavor to the recipe. Some of the major benefits of this oil includes:
Anti-Flatulent : Provides an effective digestive aid and features as a carminative agent that lowers gas throughout the body.
Potent Stimulant : Used as expectorant and helps in reducing the respiratory ailments like asthma, bronchitis and cough.
Aromatherapy : With excellent sedative properties, it decreases the anxiety and uneasiness and relaxes the nerves. Thus, it is a preferred for aromatherapy.
Natural Insecticide : Due to its odor, this oil naturally reject bugs and insects.
Anti-Microbial : Helps in treatment of skin issues and makes the skin smoother.
Anti-Inflammatory : Relieve pimples and acne.
Anti-Spasmodic : Ease painful and tensed muscles.
Anthelmintic : Eliminates parasitic worms.
Anti-epileptic : Lessens the epileptic and seizure incidents.