Asafoetida (Hing) Pure
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Strong in taste, pure Asafoetida, also known as khadi hing, is a curative spice imbued with multiple benefits. EARTHFOOD’S Asafoetida brings to you the benefits of the same spice, with its purity and sanctity intact to tackle toxins head on.
About Asafoetida (Pure)
Asafoetida is derived from the Persian azā, meaning ‘resin’ and Latin foetidus meaning ‘smelling.’ Together, it is a strong reference to the sulfurous odour it emanates. It is used in a variety of Indian cuisines to add a special flavour to the dish and is also good at relieving one of stomach gas.
EARTHFOOD’S Asafoetida is a modern-day formulation, unadulterated and sustainably sourced. It is created to retain the best properties in taste and nutrition so that you can get the best of both worlds. Mince it for a powdered format or keep it solidified for power potions. Use as you may seem fit, for your own fitness and health, while we make sure only the best reaches you.
The many benefits of Asafoetida (Pure)
- Reduces bloating
- Lowers blood pressure levels
- Helps with asthma
- Reduces headaches
- Heals insect stings
- Gets rid of acne
- Conditions hair
- Treats skin allergies
- Controls hair fall
- Elevates mood
- Eases menstrual cramps
How to use Asafoetida (Pure) for optimum health?
Drink Asafoetida every night with warm water to get rid of stomach worms and other digestive issues.
Create a homemade conditioner using yoghurt, green tea, almond oil, and asafoetida. Beat it well to form a mixture and leave on hair for an hour before rinsing it off with warm water.
Create a face mask using fuller’s earth and rose water. Add a sprinkle of lemon juice and asafoetida to the mix. This is an effective anti-acne face mask. It also controls oil secretion.
Why choose EARTHFOOD’S Asafoetida (Pure)?
No pesticides and chemicals
Grown and cared-for in carefully controlled temperatures
Diet-friendly for regular use
EARTHFOOD’S Asafoetida is created using the most hygienic process that uses no harmful chemicals. Our process of cultivating the spice is directed towards optimising its benefits.
We locate the best asafoetida cultivating farms that use the right kind of soil and temperature. Perfect soil for cultivating Hing should be a mix of sand, loamy, and clay. The apt temperature should be around 20 to 30 degrees.
When the crop harvests, our team extracts dry sap from the stem of the asafoetida plant, using clean and hygienic techniques. Similar results can be achieved by using the roots, flowers, or fruits as well. This dry sap is in the form of resin-like gum and greyish-white in colour.
The extracted sap is then packaged as per the available quantities to be delivered to your doorstep.
Asafoetida is highly aromatic. Thus, it should not be let loose and should be packaged in airtight containers to retain its properties.
Frequently asked questions
Q1. Can Hing (Asafoetida) help reduce gastric issues?
A. Yes, Hing is known to have anti-inflammatory properties which make it an excellent agent when it comes to clearing the stomach and getting rid of gastric issues. It also helps in reading bloating. Drink it every day with warm water, before going to sleep. It will make sure you have no stomach worms or gastric issues, whatsoever.
Q2. How can Hing (Asafoetida) reduce menstrual pain?
A. Hing is a natural blood thinner and aids efficient blood flow throughout the body. It also helps promote the secretion of progesterone in the body, a hormone that is known to provide relief during menstruation. Overall, Hing consumption (in limited and observed quantity) can help reduce menstrual pain.
Q3. Does Hing (Asafoetida) have any side effects?
A. Anything if consumed without proper supervision can cause side effects and Hing is no different. The side effects of Hing include gases or diarrhoea, skin rashes, swollen lips, etc. Fortunately, most of these side effects subside within a few hours. If not, we advise you to consult with a doctor.