Oil Name: Jasmine Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Jasminum officinalis
Jasmine essential oil has a sweet, exotic and richly floral odour.
It originally originated from China and northern India. The oil is extracted from the plant’s flower using solvent extraction.
Essential or Carrier Oil?
Benzyl acetate, linalool, benzyl alcohol, indole, benzyl benzoate, cis-jasmone, geraniol, methyl anthranilate and trace amounts of p. cresol, farnesol, cis-3-hexenyl benzoate, eugenol, nerol, ceosol, benzoic acid, benzaldehyde, y-terpineol, nerolidol, isohytol, phytol.
Antidepressant, Antiseptic, Anti-spasmodic, Aphrodisiac, Cicatrisant, Expectorant, Galactogogue, Parturient, Sedative, Uterine
Coughs, Depression, Fatigue, Impotence, Muscular Aches and Pains, Nervous Exhaustion, Nervous Tension, Nervousness, Respiration, Scar Tissue
Pregnancy: Not suitable for pregnant mothers
Detail of Warnings
Jasmine oil is non-toxic, non-irritant and generally non-sensitizing, although some people do have an allergic reaction to the oil.
Due to its emmenagogue properties it should not be used in pregnancy.
Using too much of this oil could impede concentration, as it is a deeply relaxing oil.
Compatible Combination Oils
Bergamot, Rose, Sandalwood, Ylang-ylangTags: jasmine essential oils