|Common name ||Yarrow oil |
|Botanical name ||Achillea millefolium |
|Description ||Blue coloured liquid of watery viscosity, with a sharp, herbal, camphoraceous odour |
|Main GC components ||Icyclene, a-pinene, camphene, b-pinene, sabinene, borneol acetate, 1,8-cineole, y-terpinene, limonene, isoartemisia ketone, borneol, camphor, chamazulene |
|Plant parts used ||Herb |
|Extraction method ||Steam distillation |
|Region of origin ||China |
Yarrow oil is said to have excellent skin care benefits, and may be used to treat a wide variety of skin conditions and ailments. The oil may help to heal infected and inflamed wounds, cuts, rashes, scars, burns, and eczema.
Yarrow oil is renowned for its ability to regulate circulatory disorders such as hemorrhoids and varicose veins, as well as being able to assist with problems surrounding menstruation and menopause.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Cedarwood, Cypress and Bergamot
PRODUCT SPECIFICATION SHEET
- 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