New Zealand Candle Supplies
Aniseed Essential Oil
|Botanical Name||Pimpinella Anisum|
Description: Aniseed essential oil has a natural liquorice smell with a hint of spice that has been regarded as an aphrodisiac. Aniseed essential oil is also frequently used as an odour eliminator leaving a warm, fresh and slightly spicy aroma that can help to calm the nervous system and reduce signs of anxiety.
Properties: Aniseed essential oil is said to help with decongestion while helping clear the throat of phlegm and relieve coughs and flatulence. It also contains properties that are toxic to insects and small bugs which will keep them away when used. Due to the calming properties, aniseed essential oil can be used to relax the body of tension and fits.
Aniseed essential oil blends well with: Bay essential oil, Cardamom essential oil, Caraway essential oil, Cedarwood essential oil, Roman Chamomile essential oil, Coriander essential oil, Dill essential oil, Fennel Seed essential oil, Mandarin essential oil, Patchouli essential oil, Petitgrain essential oil, Spearmint essential oil and Rosewood essential oil.
Contraindications/Cautions: Aniseed essential oil is a strongly dynamic scent which can be harmful to sensitive skin and can cause reactions. It is also advised not to use excessively during pregnancy.