Rosemary has a clear and penetrating aroma, with a base of camphor and herbs.
Effect on mind: Clears head, helping memory. Relieves mental strain or lethargy. Invigorating if experiencing mental weakness.
Effect on body: Energises the brain, reviving the senses. Clears headaches and migraines. Relieves pain without sedating, and helps ease rhematic pain or tired muscles. Helps to normalise low blood pressure. Strengthens lungs, helpful with colds, asthma, bronchitis and flu. Improves digestion and detoxifies liver. Diuretic properties may be useful with water retention during menstruation, also cellulite and obesity.
Effect on skin: Tones and binds sagging skin. Can ease congestion and puffiness. May benefit scalp disorders and encourage hair growth.
Blends well with: Basil, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, lemongrass, lime, peppermint, sweet orange
|Common name||Rosemary Essential Oil|
|Botanical name||Rosmarinus officinalis|
|Description||Colourless to yellow|
|Odour||A fresh, woody, camphor, herbal scent|
|Plant parts used||Herb|
|Extraction method||Steam distillation|
|Region of origin||Tunisia|