Oil Name: Pimento Leaf Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Pimenta dioica
Pimento Leaf essential oil has odour similar to cloves. It is yellow brown in colour. It in thin in consistency. From the same plat as Allspice. Also known as Jamaican Bay.
Originating in Jamaica, Pimento Leaf Oil is extracted from its leaves by the process of steam distillation.
Essential or Carrier Oil?
Eugenol, menthyl eugenol, cineol, phellandrene and caryophyllene.
Anaesthetic, Analgesic, Antioxidant, Antiseptic, Carminative, Muscle Relaxant, Rubefacient, Stimulant, Tonic
Cramps, Depression, Digestion, Flatulence, Indigestion, Nervous Exhaustion, Nervous Tension, Nervousness, Neuralgia, Stress, Tension
Irritant to Sensitive Skin, Irritant to Mucus Membranes
Detail of Warnings
Pimento Leaf essential oil can irritate mucous membranes, and should be used only in dilution.
It can be a dermal irritant
Compatible Combination Oils
Geranium, Ginger, Lavender, Orange, Patchouli, Ylang-ylangTags: pimento essential oils