Ajwain (Carom) Benefits and Uses For Hair, Weight Loss And More.
Ajwain is a herb, which is from the apiaceae family. It is also known as ajowan, trachyspermum ammi. In other languages it is called as joyan in Bengali and oomam in tamil. It originates in india. Bith its leaves and seeds are eaten by human beings. Trachyspermum ammi is it’s scientific name. It is another herb which is used in Indian kitchen’s and it can also be called as bishop’s weed or carom.
Ajwain (Carom) is beneficial for health in many ways. Ajwain is used from many years in Ayurveda, it helps to keep you healthy in many ways. It Is commonly used in Indian houses as an spice. Ajwain is used in variety of food dishes to add flavor.
But apart from being used as an spice. Ajwain has various health benefits like its helps in losing weight, it can also be used to get rid of alcohol, It also helps to prevent greying of your hairs. It helps in keeping you healthy in many ways.
Some Benefits of Ajwain(Carom Seeds are as follows)
Ajwain Can Help you Losing Weight.
If you are looking to lose some weight in a natural way. Or you need a remedy which can be easily implemented. Then this is one of the best options for you.
Drink Ajwain Water.
Making Ajwain water is as easy as making tea and coffee. Roast some ajwain seeds on low flames for few minutes Until you get its aroma. Now take a glass of water and boil it. When the water starts to boil you can add the roasted ajwain in it and wait for around 2 minutes. When you see that the waters color has turned in to light brown. You can use a tea strainer to strain the ajwain water in the cup or a glass. Now the ajwain water is ready to be consumed. You can drink ajwain water at any time of the day.
Consuming ajwain water on regular basis helps to lose excessive weight. You also do some work out at the gym .Consuming ajwain water and doing some workouts and exercise can give you better results in losing your weight.
Helps in relieving toothaches.
It is also beneficial in relieving toothaches. If you are suffering from toothaches. Take some roasted ajwain seeds, Luke warm water and salt. Then mix them together but see to it that the water is not cold or not too hot. Then you can use a strainer to strain the ajwain and salt water in a glass. Now you can gargle with ajwain and salt water. Gargle around 2 to 3 times in a day.
It is always better to visit your dentist. if you are facing an toothache problem.
It helps in treatment of common cold.
Ajwain is best for relieving common cold and congestion in nasal. Due to common cold sometimes it becomes hard to breath. So to get relief. You can take 3 spoons of ajwain and start roasting it on low flames for around 5 to 7 minutes until you can smell the aroma of ajwain. Now take a clean piece of cloth or you can use your handkerchief, but see that it is clean. Now you can wrap the ajwain roasted seeds in that piece of cloth. And also check that the seeds are not too hot. Let the seeds get little cool down. And now you can use that wrap of ajwain as an inhaler. Try this remedy for 2 to 3 times in day until you feel good.
Can be used as an mosquito repellent.
Do you know that ajwain also acts as an mosquito repellent. What you need to do is take some ajwain powder and mustard oil and mix them well. And get some cardboard pieces and put this mixture on it. And tie them in the house at convenient places or at corners in the house. It will also spread a good fragrance around the house. This is the best remedy for getting rid of mosquitoes in an natural way.
Helps in cleansing your body (Detoxing your Body)
It is can be used as an detoxing drink. And important to remove toxic elements from our body.
To live a healthier and happy life. To prepare a detoxing drink take 2 teaspoons of ajwain seeds, two teaspoons of jeera and take a bottle of water and add ajwain seeds and Jeera in it. And leave it for a night. In morning boil this water and strain it in a glass and drink it empty stomach. For better results and more taste you can add honey in it. Continue this cycle for 4 weeks for a better result.
Helps in Relieving Acidity.
Ajwain really helps in relieving acidity and making you digestive system strong. So if you are suffering from acidity take 1 teaspoon of ajwain, one teaspoon of jeera add it in boiling water and wait until the color of the water turns brown. Then strain it in a glass and drink it for fast relief. It is best and effective natural remedy for relieving acidity.
Drinking ajwain water and taking ajwain in your diet helps in making your digestive system strong. And helps you live a healthier and happy life.
Cleaning your eyes (Itching Eyes)
If your eyes are itching or you can clean your eyes with ajwain water. Just take 2 teaspoons of Ajwain( Carom) and put it in the water and boil it for around 7 to 10 minutes. After boiling let the ajwain water get fully cool down. Now you can wash your itchy eyes with this cold ajwain water. It will not only get rid of itchiness in eyes but it also helps to clean them.
Ajwain (Carom Seeds) help in controlling diabetes.
Ajwain can control your sugar level in blood. Take one tablespoon of ajwain powder and one tablespoon of the cumin seeds powder. Take Neem leaves and grind them so you can make powder from it. Now take a glass of milk and mix ajwain powder, neem powder and cumin powder in it and mix it well and drink. This can control your sugar level in your blood.
Help in cure Diarrhea
Ajwain water helps in curing diarrhea. If you are suffering from diarrhea you should drink Ajwain(carom) water at least 1 or 2 times in a day.which can help in curing Diarrhea.
It treats asthma
Researches says that inhaling ajwain smoke helps you to cope up with your asthma problems. Like if you inhale ajwain smoke it will make you breathing process smooth in simple words it makes your breathing easier.
It helps you to get rid of alcohol addiction
YES, ajwain do helps you to get rid of alcohol. First of all, You should take 30ml of ajwain daily for 50 days. And it’s that along with drinking alcohol you can intake ajwain NO. You should even have a proper control over your addiction. The person who consumes alcohol on a large amount may experience stomach pain. For these patients 1table spoon of ajwain with warm water should be consumed twice a day.
SIDE-EFFECTS OF AJWAIN:-
Ajwain is very useful herb for our health but it also have some side- effects. Like WHAT IF AJWAIN IS CONSUMED IN A LARGE QUANTITY? Actually if we see ajwain doesn’t have any kind of side-effects but if it is consumed in a large quantity then it may lead to stomach ulcer, heartburns, nausea, dizziness. It even increases liver problems. And I suggest that pregnant women should avoid the intake of ajwain because it may lead to problems, it may even lead to photosensitivity.
More About Ajwain (Carom Seeds)
WHERE IS AJWAIN USED?
As we known ajwain is a herb so it is used for cooking. Maximum use of ajwain is done in Indian kitchen’s. But apart from using ajwain in kitchen I am also going to tell you it’s health benefits. It has several amazing health benefits.
WHERE IS AJWAIN CULTIVATED?
Ajwain is cultivated in several different of the countries like in middle east perhaps in Egypt and also in Indian subcontinent. It is also found in Iran and Afghanistan. In India most ajwain producing states are as follows:- Rajasthan, Gujarat. Rajasthan produces 90% of ajwain of India’s total production.
Apiaceae or you can also call it as umbelliferae is the family of major aromatic natural herbs/plants. It is named after a type of genus called apium. This family includes cumin, carrot, dill, fennel, cilantro, celery, parsnip, caraway and other relatives.
SOME AJWAIN PRODUCTS
- Natraj ajwain pachak churan
- Vedaka ajwain
- Agro fresh ajwain
NATRAJ AJWAIN PACHAK CHURAN
As natraj brand has not mentioned much about it’s product but yes, It surely says that there are no artificial flavor’s added in it and it is 100% natural.
Vedaka ajwain is another product I would like to suggest you. Because as per the public review it’s really a good product. It’s hygienically packed. It’s good in taste and smell so all over it’s a good product.
AGRO FRESH AJWAIN
Agro fresh is also a trusted brand. You can buy it without any hesitation because as per the researchers it is 100% natural and good for consuming.
So these were some of the best products I suggest you should use. And all products are pure, hygienically packed as per the description of the brands. You will easily get these products online or in nearby ayurvedic general stores. As I always say do consult your doctor take his or her suggestion and then start using these spices. Ajwain does not have side-effects but as I have mentioned above overdose may lead to certain problems. We’ll be back with many such amazing blogs.
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