Mountain Rose Herbs

St. John's Wort Essential Oil

  • Hypericum perforatum
  • Origin: Bulgaria
St. John's Wort Essential Oil

Parts Used

Aerial

Extraction Method

Steam distilled

Note Classification

Middle

Aroma

Soft, herbal, balsamic

Overview

This plant is used dried, as an infused oil, and an essential oil.

Blends Well With

Citrus oils, ginger, peru balsam

Herbal Miscellany

The flowers and stems of the plant have been used to make red and yellow dyes.

Precautions

Oil Specific: Avoid while pregnant. Not for internal use.
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. 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.

For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.