Ravensara essential oil has a slight licorice like aroma, yet earthy with a citrus back note.
It is strongly antiviral and is also recognized as a general tonic and as an anti-stress remedy.
In addition, it is considered effective for detoxification and digestive complaints.
Botanical Name: Ravensara anisata
Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Part Typically Used: Leaves
Country of Origin: Madagascar
Typical Main Constituents
Estragole – 91%
Linalool – 2%
1,8 Cineole – 1%
Description: A clear – pale yellow with a licorice like scent, yet earthy citrus backnote.
Actions: Antispasmodic, Analgesic, Nervine, Euphoric, Aphrodisiac. General Tonic, Decongestion, Adrenal tonic, Anti-viral, Antimicrobial, Digestive, Anti-stress, Anti-allergenic, Antibacterial, Antidepressant, Antifungal, Antiseptic, Disinfectant, Diuretic, Expectorant, Relaxant, Tonic and stimulant (in low doses) to Cardiac & Respiratory systems.
Special use: It is strongly antiviral and is also recognized as a general tonic and an anti-stress remedy. In addition, it is considered effective for detoxification and digestive complaints as well as stress. It is an uplifting aroma, invoking undeniable feelings of light, peace, and hope. Excellent combined with Tamanu Oil.
Blends Well With: Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Peppermint, Oregano, Tea Tree, Lavender, Tamanu and Bergamot
Safety Data: Non- toxic, irritant, non- sensitizing, Avoid during Pregnancy.
Aromatherapy / Home Use
Immune: Influenza, Colds, Cold Sores & Shingles.
Nervous System: An excellent Nervine tonic, helps relieve stress esp. with regard to digestive issues.
Muscle & Skeletal system: Muscle cramp, aches and pain. Neuromuscular antispasmodic, with analgesia & analgesic actions.
Digestive System: Carminative, Stomachic tonic. – Helps relieve stress esp. with regard to digestive issues. Cholagogue, Choleretic.
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