Rosemary Essential Oil (Tunisia)

rosemary eoFrom the latin word “Rosemarinus”, which means Sea Dew as Rosemary absolutely loves water. Rosemary is native to most of Europe, however the Mediterranean climate lends itself favourably to the growth of Rosemary especially around coastal regions.

Characteristics:

Very recognisable scent with its sharp and fresh green top notes and campherous undertones, stimulating and aiding to concentration, instantly clearing the mind.

Oils to Blend with:

Rosemary essetnail oil blends well with most spice and citrus oils and can be used to great effect with Lavender. Oils we like to blend with Rosemary are Basil, Cedarwood, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lemongrass, Lime, Mandarin, Orange, Peppermint and Tangerine.

Latin Name:

Rosemarinus officinalis

Plant Family:
Labiate or Lamiacae

Extraction Method:
The essential Oil is steam distilled from the flowering tops

Country of Origin:
Tunisia

Chemical Constituents:
Borneol (Alcohol), Cuminic (Aldehyde), Bornyl acetate (Ester), Camphor, Cineole (Ketones), Caryophyllene (Sesquiterpene), Camphene, Pinene (Terpenes)

Precautions:
When used as a hair tonic, should be diluted in either water or other suitable carrier.
As with all essential oils we do not recommend usage during pregnancy.

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