Fennel Seeds

Fennel Seeds

Fennel is a perennial, pleasant-smelling herb with yellow flowers. It is native to the Mediterranean, but is now found throughout the world. Dried fennel seeds are often used in cooking as an anise-flavored spice. But don't confuse fennel with anise; though they look and taste similar, they are not the same. Fennel's dried ripe seeds and oil are used to make medicine.
Advantages Of Sauf:- Research shows that giving fennel to infants with colic may reduce crying by about an hour per day. But most of the studies conducted to date have flaws that make their results less reliable. Larger, higher quality studies are needed before fennel can be recommended for colic.
Using fennel cream for 12 weeks may reduce hair on women with male pattern body hair.Applying fennel to the skin before ultraviolet (UV) exposure may reduce sunburn.
 

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  •  1.Fennel is used by mouth for various digestive problems including heartburn, intestinal gas, bloating, loss of appetite, and colic in infants among othes.
    2.It is also used on the skin for excessive body hair growth in women,vaginal symptoms after menopause, and to prevent sunburn.But there is limited scientific evidence to support most of these uses.
    3.In foods and beverages, fennel oil and fennel seed are used as flavoring agents.
    4.In other manufacturing processes, fennel oil is used as a flavoring agent in certain laxatives, and as a fragrance component in soaps and cosmetics.