Nutmeg Essential Oil

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Nutmeg Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
COMMON NAME Nutmeg Oil
BOTANICAL NAME Myristica fragrans
PLANT PARTS USED Kernels
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN Indonesia
 
The familiar warm spicy aroma of Nutmeg tells of its reviving properties. Used for centuries as a remedy for digestive, muscle and joint complaints and a tonic to energise vital body functions. Nutmeg is a great tonic for cold, devitalised types with weak digestion.
Nature/Essence – Warm & Stimulating
 
BODY ICON 72pxFOR THE BODY
Nutmeg is warming and deeply relaxing when massaged onto sore, cramped or tight muscles and aching joints. Massaged onto the abdomen it can also help ease menstrual and digestive spasms or bloating, and stimulate digestive function. It is also used to help ease neuralgia (topically) and nausea (as an inhalation).
 
MIND ICON 72pxFOR THE MIND
Nutmeg stimulates the mind and has an invigorating effect. It is grounding and expansive, helping to ease a sense of overwhelm.
 
HOME ICON 72pxFOR THE HOME
The familiar aroma of Nutmeg is popular in diffuser blends at Christmas time, and helps stimulate appetite and create a warm, convivial social environment.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Black pepperCypress, Geranium, Clary sage, Rosemary and Orange.
Appearance Clear colourless to yellow
Odour Description Pleasant, warm, spicy
Main Constituents Sabinene, pinene, myristicin, alpha-pinene, terpinene-4-ol, upsilon-terpinene, safrole
Specific Gravity Min0.850 Max0.917
Optical Rotation Min+7 Max +30
Refractive Index Min 1.465 Max1.488

Typical GC analysis
Nutmeg-699
- Consultation with a suitably qualified practitioner is recommended prior to use
- For external use only.
- Do not apply to skin undiluted
- Not recommended for use during pregnancy
- Perform a patch test prior to use

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