Pure Tunisian Rosemary Essential Oil (ct 1,8-cineole)
Botanical Name: Rosemarinus officinalis, R. coronarium
Family: Lamiaceae [Labiatae]
Aroma: Strong herbaceous
Perfume Note: Middle
Method of Extraction: Steam distilled
Main Chemical Components: 1,8-cineole, camphor, bornyl acetate, pinene, camphene, limonene
Blends Well With: Olibanum, lavender, lavandin, citronella, thyme, basil, peppermint, labdanum, elemi, cedarwood, petitgrain, and cinnamon essential oils
Description and Uses: Rosemary essential oil is an energizing oil with a strong herbaceous aroma. It helps to relieve respiratory congestion and combats mental fatigue. Use it in the daytime as its energizing effect may keep you awake at night.
The Tunisian rosemary is particularly suited to respiratory congestion due to its higher 1,8 cineole content.
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Cautions: Do not use Rosemary essential oil when pregnant. Rosemary essential oil may cause irritation of the skin, so dilute well before using topically.
Recipes Using Rosemary Essential Oil:
Mix 4 ounces apple cider vinegar, 2 teaspoons grain alcohol, 10 drops Rosemary, 10 drops Lavender, 6 drops Sandalwood, 6 drops Lemon and two cups of distilled water in a spritzer. Shake well before using.
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