Rosemary Essential Oil: Properties, Uses, Composition and Safety

Oil Name: Rosemary Essential Oil

Botanical Name: Rosmarinus officinalis

Oil Overview

Rosemary oil has a clear, powerful refreshing herbal fragrance, is clear in colour and has a watery viscosity.

Oil Sources

Originating in Asia, Rosemary Oil is extracted from its flowering tops using steam distillation.

Essential or Carrier Oil?

Essential Oil

Chemical Content

a-pinene, borneol, b-pinene, camphor, bornyl acetate, camphene, 1,8-cineole and limonene.

Aroma

Herbaceous

Therapeutic Properties:

Analgesic, Antidepressant, Astringent, Carminative, Cephalic, Cholagogue, Cordial, Digestive, Diuretic, Emmenagogue, Hepatic, Hypotensive, Nervine, Rubefacient, Stimulant, Sudorific, Tonic

Possible Uses

Acne, Arthritis, Asthma, Bronchitis, Catarrh, Cellulite, Circulation Problems, Dermatitis, Diarrhoea, Digestion, Eczema, Flatulence, Gout, Hair Care, Headaches, Migraine, Muscular Aches and Pains, Nervous Exhaustion, Neuralgia, Obesity, Rheumatism, Sinusitis, Whooping Cough

Warnings

Pregnancy: Not suitable for pregnant mothers

Detail of Warnings

Rosemary oil is unsuitable for people with epilepsy or high blood pressure.
Should not be used during pregnancy.

Compatible Combination Oils

Cedarwood, Citronella, Geranium, Lavender, Lemongrass and Peppermint.

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