Mountain Rose Herbs

Ravensara Essential Oil

Botanical Name: Agathophyllum aromatica or also known as Ravensara aromatica

Common Method Of Extraction: Steam distilled

Parts Used: Leaves

Note Classification: Middle

Aroma: Slightly spicy, camphory, woody herbaceous

Largest Producing Countries: Madagascar

Properties: Analgesic, antibacterial, anti-infectious, antiseptic, antiviral, carminative, diuretic, expectorant, stimulant

Blends Well With: Bay, bergamot, black pepper, cardamom, cedarwood, clary sage, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, mandarin, marjoram, palmarosa, pine, rosemary, sandalwood, tea tree, thyme

Of Interest: The seeds are known as Madagascar nutmeg and are used in cooking and medicines.

Safety Data: Avoid while pregnant. May cause skin irritation.

This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.

As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.

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