Jathipathri / Mace spice (Raw)
Nutmeg is unique in the sense that it yields another spice known as mace. It is dried aril which covers the shell. It is present as a yellow red to red soft broken layer that surrounds the seed. The reddish pigment is lycopene, which is the main pigment of tomato.
Botanical Name : Myristica Fragrans
English Name : Mace spice
Tamil Name : ஜாபத்திரி, ஜாதிபத்ரி / Jaapathri,Jathipathri
Hindi Name : जावित्री / Javitri
Malayalam Name : ജാതിപത്രി / Jathipathri
Telugu Name : జాతిపత్రి / Jathipathri
About Jathipathri (Mace spice):
Nutmeg is unique in the sense that it yields another spice
known as mace. It is dried aril which covers the shell. It is present as a
yellow-red to red soft broken layer that surrounds the seed. The reddish
pigment is lycopene, which is the main pigment of tomato. Generally, the
myristicin content of mace is higher and the aroma is regarded as superior to
nutmeg. The mace being skinny dries easily compared to the kernel, nutmeg.
Besides, mace will lose its reddish color on excessive drying. Because of this the reason, mace, and nutmeg are dried separately into two different spices.
Health Benefit of Jathipathri (Mace spice):
Supports Digestive System: Mace spice is a great digestive support. The fiber content
of the spice stimulates digestion and promotes peristaltic movements of the
intestinal muscles and cures constipation. It stimulates the secretion of
digestive juices and keeps the digestive system hale and hearty. It is a good
cure for flatulence, diarrhea and bloating.
Increases Appetite: Mace spice is a superb appetite booster. If you feel full and uncomfortable and have reduced the desire for food, excessive gas could be a reason. Maze spice effectively treats excessive gas and stimulates hunger. It helps modify your eating habits and helps you eat more.
Gives Relief from Pain: Mace spice contains natural pain-relieving compounds such as menthol. It has been used in traditional medicine as a sedative to treat painful conditions. It is beneficial for abdominal pain, arthritic joint pain, muscle cramps, etc. Topical application of the spice oil also helps get immediate relief from pain.
Maintains Oral Health: Mace spice contains antibacterial and antifungal properties. It hampers the growth of microbes that cause bad breath and keeps the gums healthy. It has been used to alleviate tooth pain due to the presence of eugenol.
Improves Cardiovascular Health: Mace spice contains good amounts of potassium, which helps maintain the heart functions. It acts as a vasodilator and helps the blood vessel to relax. It is a good cure for hypertension and improves blood circulation. It helps maintain normal heart rate and blood pressure.
Excellent for Skin Care: Mace spice is an integral part of traditional skincare. Its antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, and soothing properties have made it find an important place in the skincare regime. It reduces irritation and hydrates the skin. It helps fade out acne marks and removes blackheads. It clears pores and exfoliates dead skin. Thus, it leaves the skin healthy and radiant.
Boosts Blood Circulation: The spice has the ability to boost your hair and skin health and protects you from dangerous infections and diseases. Increased blood circulation prevents health conditions such as diabetes and various other life-threatening diseases.
Stress Buster: Mace is a great stress buster. It eliminates anxiety and tension and gives a peaceful and calm feeling. It relieves mental exhaustion and increases your memory as well.
Protects Kidneys: Mace protects the kidneys and stops the formation of kidney stones. It also helps in dissolving the stones effectively.
Cold and Cough: Mace protects you from viral diseases and flu and keeps the body safe and protects us from various diseases. It is an exceptional natural cure for asthma patients.
Anti-inflammatory Properties: Due to its anti-inflammatory properties, mace helps in treating joint pain as well as other inflammatory conditions. It is effective to treat diseases like lumbago and arthritis.
Indigestion Relief: If you are experiencing digestion associated problems such as flatulence, bloating, constipation, diarrhea and so on mace is quite effective. Mace oil relieves stomach ache by eliminating excess gas
Bad Breath Treatment: Bad breath is caused due to bacteria build-up in the mouth. Mace helps in getting rid of bacteria in the mouth. Hence, it is one of the common ingredients in several toothpaste brands. Also, it treats toothache and other gum problems.
Alleviates Depression and Anxiety: Mace offers mild sedative and anti-anxiety properties. Studies have proved that mace exerts significant anti-depressant properties, which can be attributed to the activation of neurotransmitters serotonin and dopamine.
Procurement & Agriculture Method:
90% of Our Herbs are Wild crops and 100% organic by nature, remaining 10% are organically grown, dried, and pulverized with no chemical or preservatives.
The Consumption details and benefits listed out in our website are taken from Tamil ancient books and Siddha records, as well as its been further fine-tuned by our Siddha Doctors Team. Anyhow you are requested to consult your doctor before use.