Sesame oil has a warming effect that, in turn, helps in reducing muscle pain. It also works wonders during winters when the feet are often cold.
Using Cumin oil as a topical rub on sore joints has been shown to significantly soothe pain and improve quality of life
Menthol has been used as a topical pain reliever since ancient times. Menthol is known as a counterirritant. It works by causing the skin to feel cool and then warm.
Heat about 50 ml of sesame oil gently and apply it when warm on the affected portion, after taking hot fomentation.
Dissolve 3 crystals of menthol and 2 drops of cumin oil in 3 teaspoons of sesame oil. For better results, you may use warm sesame oil. Apply this on the affected portion followed by a gentle massage for quick relief from muscular pain.