This is a wonderful combination that can help you to get the benefits of this healthy and efficient spice. We are pretty sure that you haven’t heard of cinnamon oil because it is quite unusual.
One of the first types of cinnamon oil is one that can be made of barks and leaves.
The second type can be made easily and the method for getting cinnamon oil is just extraction.
These are the two descriptions for the oils and now we will give you the main ingredients:
– Cinnamon sticks
– Refined olive oil
You should put the cinnamon sticks in a jar and put olive over them. The sticks should be completely covered.
The jar should be left at room temperature. You should wait around three weeks and every day you need to shake the jar. Three weeks later you need to strain the mixture and for this method, you can use cheesecloth. Then put the oil in a bottle. It is preferably to be a glass bottle.
The oil is ready to be used and you can use how much cinnamon sticks as you want. The jar should be full. For example, if you use five or six sticks you will need to use ½ liter of olive oil. The quality of the oil depends on the quantity of the sticks.
If you cannot find cinnamon sticks you can use a powder in ration 1:5. For 100 grams of cinnamon powder, use ½ liter of olive oil. It is recommended to use cinnamon sticks instead of powder because the sticks have more benefits.
The taste and the smell of cinnamon and olive oil are amazing and both have excellent health benefits. You should give it a try.
The cinnamon oil destroys free radicals and has excellent antioxidant properties. That is why it is used for treating many severe diseases.
The uses of cinnamon oil are endless. For example, you can use it to make cookies, salads. The only thing that you should remember is not to heat cinnamon oil at high temperatures.
The best way to use it is to drink 1 or 2 tablespoons of cinnamon oil in the morning and in the evening. You can apply it on inflamed areas or sores.
It has many antibiotic, antiseptic, aphrodisiac and analgesic properties
Many studies show that cinnamon oil and cinnamon itself can help in relieving and preventing tensions, memory loss and anxiety. It helps in the improvement of brain functioning.
It purifies the blood, prevents the appearance of acne and stimulates blood circulation. This means that there will be no blood clotting. If you use cinnamon oil regularly you will improve your metabolism, lower the risk of stroke or heart attack and decrease the blood pressure and you will maintain a healthy blood sugar level.
Cinnamon has many components that have a positive influence over our vital organs and this is most important to diabetics.
It can improve the work of your urinary tract and it will destroy fungi and bacteria. It is also used for treating candida.
It prevents colon cancer and has a positive influence over our colon.
It is often used in oriental cuisine and it is shown that it helps in the reduction of bloating and promotes healthy digestion. You can use it to get rid of infections in the oral cavity. You can gargle it for a few minutes and then spit the oil out.
It is also showed that cinnamon helps in treating arthritis because has many anti-inflammatory properties. Apply in on the affected area and massage gently. The pain should disappear and the same remedy can be used for curing sore muscles.
Another way you can use cinnamon is to use it for curing sore throat, flu or a cold. It is a great diuretic and helps in getting rid of the toxins in your body.
This is a small list of the cinnamon oil uses. In the past, cinnamon was a very expensive spice and between the trade of the Orient and Europe was carried out under armed surveillance.