Seed, Steam Distilled, Vietnam
Star Anise Seed essential oil (not to be confused with Anise) can help calm and relax an overworked body and mind, as well as help ease heartache (1). It is estrogen-like in its actions and can help women with amenorrhea, and can also aid in increasing breast milk production. It is also very useful for digestive health including colitis and constipation.
Aromatic Profile: Spicy, warm, licorice-like
Safety Considerations: Anise should be avoided in cases of breast cancer, tumors, epilepsy, pregnancy, and menstrual complaints.
Not appropriate for children under age 12.
Appearance: Clear to pale yellow
Use: Natural Perfumery, Herbal Bouquets
Blending Suggestions: Dilute well and add drop by drop to your blends until the desired effect is achieved.
Blends well with: acacia abs; amyris eo; agarwood eo and co2; amber sweet melange; angelica root eo and co2; apple melange; apricot melange benzoin abs; bois de rose eo; basil eo, co2 and abs; bay leaf eo; birch sweet eo; buddha wood eo and co2; cabreuva eo; calamus eo and co2; cananga eo; cardamom eo, co2 and abs; caraway eo; carrot seed eo, co2 and abs; cassia bark eo and co2; champa white flower eo; clove bud eo, co2 and abs; cinnamon bark eo, co2 and abs; cedarwood eo and abs; chai spice melange; clove bud eo, co2 and abs; coffee eo, co2 and abs; cocoa co2; coriander eo, co2 and abs; cypriol/nagarmotha eo and co2; elder flower abs; fenugreek eo, co2 and abs; fennel eo and co2; fir balsam eo and abs; galangal eo; ginger eo, co2 and abs; guiacawood eo; kapur kachari eo; hay absolute; jasmine co2 and abs; lapsong souchong co2; laurel leaf eo and abs; lavender eo, co2 and abs; licorice abs and co2; massoia bark eo and co2; myrrh eo, co2 and abs; mimosa abs; patchouli eo, co2 and abs; osomanthus abs; peru balsam eo and abs; peppermint eo, co2 and abs; poplar bud eo and abs; raspberry melange; saffron co2; seaweed abs; siamwood eo; spikenard eo and co2; sugandh kokila eo; styrax eo and abs; tarragon eo and abs; strawberry melange; tuberose abs; vanilla co2 and abs; vetiver eo, co2 and abs; violet leaf abs; wintergreen eo; ylang eo, co2 and abs
1. Jeanne Rose, "The Aromatherapy Book: Applications and Inhalations". Berkeley, CA.1992. 68-69
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