ENERGETIC USES: celibacy, happiness, peace, sleep.
AROMATIC & THERAPEUTIC RESEARCH REPORTED: analgesic, antibacterial, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, arthritis, bronchitis, carminative, carpal tunnel syndrome, cerebral palsy, cramps, cystitis, diarrhea, diuretic, diverticulosis, drug withdrawal, emmenagogue, fainting, fibrositis, headaches, insomnia, lowers blood pressure, muscle relaxant, muscular aches, muscular fatigue, nervine, neuralgia, normal skin, oily skin, osteoarthritis, Parkinson's disease, rheumatism, sedative, stomachic, thrush, upper abdominal pain. Other benefits attributed: Helps cure headache, sinusitis, cold, bronchitis, asthma, stress and insomnia, pain in muscles and joints and fatigue.
BLENDS WELL WITH: basil, bergamot, cedarwood, chamomile, cypress, eucalyptus, lavender, mandarin, nutmeg, orange, pepper, peppermint, rosemary, tea tree, thyme, ylang ylang. AROMATIC BENEFITS: aggression, anxiety, calming, exhaustion, relaxing, soothing, strengthening, stress, warming.
SAFETY WARNINGS: Avoid during pregnancy, on children and elderly. Avoid if history of low blood pressure. Never ingest essential oils without a prescription. Use carrier oil when applying to skin.
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: So. Africa DISTILLATION METHOD: steam PLANT PARTS USED: flowering tops, leaves GUARANTEED FOOD GRADE BY DISTILLER: yes GMO CONTENT: none AROMA: herbal, pepper-like, spicy, warm COLOR & CONSISTENCY: thin, clear, pale yellow liquid. PLANT FAMILY: Lamiaceae NOTE: middle