Star Anise Essential Oil ~ 15ml ~ Pure
Star Anise essential oil definitely smells like black licorice! From the Illicium verum tree, it may be helpful when dealing with indigestion. Pure star anise oil has been mentioned as possibly increasing breast milk supply. Balancing to the emotions, it is a favorite for women going through the "change".
- Can improve breathing passages and decrease mucus
- Warming oil
- Stimulates digestion- relieves gas and constipation
- May be helpful during menopause by decreasing accompanying symptoms
Pure Star Anise Essential Oil- 15ml
Botanical Name: Illicium verum
Country of Origin: China
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Aromatic Scent: Spicy-sweet similar to black licorice
Perfumery Note: Middle or Base
Historical Uses / Properties: Analgesic, Anti-septic, Carminative, Digestive, Emmenagogue, Expectorant, Stimulant
Body Systems Supported: Circulation, Muscles, Joints, Respiratory, Digestive, Immune
Blends well with: Lavender, Lemon, Orange, Peppermint, Pine, and other spice oils (Clove, Cinnamon, Ginger, etc)
Chemical type: Ethers
Can be used with children older than: 6 years
Caution: Dilute to 1.75% or less for topical application. Use care if pre-existing skin conditions are present. May inhibit blood clotting. Do not use while pregnant, nursing or if you have endometriosis. May have estrogen-like effect on cancers sensitive to estrogen, although this has been debated.
All Destination Oils are 100% pure, therapeutic grade essential oils.
Essential oils are incredibly concentrated and powerful so ensure safe use by properly diluting with a carrier oil. Always test for skin sensitivity prior to widespread use. Keep out of eyes, ears, or nose. Keep oils tightly closed and out of the reach of children. Do not ingest essential oils unless guided by a trained professional.
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