Name: Fennel Sweet
Botanical Name: Foeniculum vulgare dulce
Main Constituents: Trans-Anethol: 67-75%
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Part of Plant: Seed
Description & Colour: Clear to pale yellow liquid, thin consistency
Aromatic Summary: Similar to black licorice, Fennel is sweet and peppery with a medium aroma
Storage: Transfer out of any metal and shipping containers (used for safe shipping), keep in dark glass container
Safety Notes: This essential oil may contain phototoxic properties and it is suggested to avoid exposure to the sun after application to the skin. Due to their presence, please consult a physician prior to using this oil. For external use only; dilute before use. May cause skin irritations, a skin test is recommended prior to use, avoid contact with eyes. Avoid during pregnancy. In large quantities this essential oil may be toxic
Usage: Aromatherapy (bruises, pyorrhea, circulation, muscle and joint pain, asthma, bronchitis, digestive, genitourinary), anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, diuretic, emmenagogue, laxative, stimulant, stomachic, tonic, vermifuge. Used for soapmaking and perfumery
NOTE: This oil may form crystals during transit or storage. Gentle warming in a hot water bath and stirring may be required
Blends well with: Bergamot, Lavender, Frankincense, and Rose
The Fennel seed stems from a perennial herb, which grows up to 6ft tall, and has feathery leaves and yellow flowers. Also known as Roman, Garden, or French fennel, the plant is always cultivated for growing. The ancients believed it gave one longevity, courage, and strength.
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