Fennel seed (Foeniculum vulgare) are derived from a flowering plant species in the carrot family. It is indigenous to the shores of the Mediterranean but has become widely naturalized in many parts of the world, especially on dry soils near the sea-coast and on some riverbanks.
It contains vitamin C, potassium, manganese, iron, folate, and fiber. It is also rich in phytonutrients and has a high concentration of volatile oils.
It can be used to decorate soaps and for exfoliation purposes
Fennel is excellent for combating obesity as it suppresses the appetite and creates a feeling of fullness. Fresh fennel works as a natural fat buster by boosting the metabolism and breaking down fats.
It helps fight acne.
Gets rid of cellulite.
It detoxifies the skin from the inside out.
Helps prevent premature greying.
Helps strenghten hair from the hairs base.
Protects against cancer.