Oil Name: Cardamom Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Elettaria cardamomum
Cardamom oil is sweet, spicy and is soothing in fragrance, is clear to pale yellow in colour and slightly watery in viscosity.
Cardamom Oil is cultivated in India and Ceylon and is extracted by steam distillation from the seeds of the fruit gathered just before they are ripe.
Essential or Carrier Oil?
Terpineol, Cineole, Limonene and Sabinene.
Antiseptic, Anti-spasmodic, Carminative, Digestive, Diuretic, Laxative, Stimulant, Stomachic, Tonic
Coughs, Digestion, Expectorant, Heartburn, Impotence, Nausea, Nervous Exhaustion
Detail of Warnings
Do not use cardamom if you have gallstones. Cardamom Oil can trigger gallstone colic (spasmodic pain).
Compatible Combination Oils
Bergamot, Caraway, Cedarwood, Cinnamon, Clove, Orange, RoseTags: cardamom essential oils