Mountain Rose Herbs

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Yarrow, Blue Essential Oil

  • Achillea millefolium
  • Origin: Bosnia and Herzegovina
Yarrow, Blue Essential Oil

Parts Used

Flowers

Extraction Method

Steam distilled

Note Classification

Middle

Aroma

Dry, smooth, herbal

Overview

Known for its astringent properties. Yarrow is also used as an anti-inflammatory and in cold preparations.

Blends Well With

Bay, black pepper, bergamot, cedarwood, chamomile, clary sage, cypress, grapefruit, lavender, neroli, oakmoss, pine, valerian, vetiver, ylang ylang

Herbal Miscellany

Yarrow was used in the brewing process to flavor beer before hops were used.

Precautions

Oil Specific: Avoid while pregnant.
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.

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.