|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
FOR 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).
FOR THE MIND
Nutmeg stimulates the mind and has an invigorating effect. It is grounding and expansive, helping to ease a sense of overwhelm.
FOR 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 pepper, Cypress, 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|
|Optical Rotation||Min+7||Max +30|
|Refractive Index||Min 1.465||Max1.488|