Coriander Essential Oil is steam distilled from the seeds of Coriandrum Sativum, its leaves are commonly known as Cilantro. It is said that Coriander originated in Persia and was used as a fragrance in the Hanging Gardens of Babylon. Both ancient Egyptians and Greeks considered this earthy, yet sweet plant to be an aphrodisiac and would also use it to flavor their wines. This herbaceous and citrusy plant is very versatile and has many uses and benefits. The oil that is extracted from the seeds is both invigorating and therapeutic. It’s reported to be useful in treating indigestion, nausea, muscular fatigue, and pain. Coriander Essential oil also does wonders for promoting skin health. It can help with controlling the skin’s oil production, diminish age spots and wrinkles, and even prevent the formation of clogged pores and acne. In aromatherapy, Coriander Essential Oil blends well with other complementary oils. The citrusy notes in Coriander blend well with Bergamot and Sweet Orange. Its earthy and herbaceous components go hand-in-hand with oils such as Lavender, Sage, and Cypress, while its spicy nuance pairs well with Black Pepper and Cinnamon.
Soothe the stomach- Coriander Essential Oil is known to aid the digestive system when applied via carrier oil and massaged onto the abdominal area. Helps to relieve upset stomach, and flatulence, and even combat bacteria associated with food poisoning.
Calm irritated skin- Thanks to Coriander’s antibacterial and anti-fungal properties, this oil may be a great natural remedy for conditions such as athlete’s foot and ringworm. It can also be used to calm sunburned or dry, chapped skin.
Alleviate aches and pains- Anti-inflammatory and antispasmodic, Coriander Essential Oil can help to reduce swelling in stiff joints and provide comfort and relief to sore muscles, menstrual cramps, headaches, and arthritis pain.
Gentle stimulator- Coriander Essential oil can also be invigorating and stimulating to the nervous system. When diffused or inhaled, it can be helpful in fighting fatigue and promoting feelings of relaxation and joy.
Smooth, clear skin- It’s reported that Coriander Essential Oil helps to maintain a smooth and healthy complexion by preventing the formation of acne and controlling oil production on the face.
Botanical Name: Coriandrum sativum
Plant Part: Seeds
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Color: Colorless to pale yellow clear liquid.
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Aromatic Scent: Coriander Oil has a sweet, spicy, slightly fruity, herbaceous warm smell. It has been claimed by some aromatherapists that the aroma improves if allowed to age.
Cautions: Avoid use during pregnancy.
Disclaimer: The information provided is general and should not be taken as medical advice. Neither Apricoty, Inc. nor associated business entities guarantee the accuracy of the information. Please consult your doctor, especially if being used during pregnancy, before using this product. You are also encouraged to test the product to ensure that it meets your needs, before use.
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including myrcene, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov or our Proposition 65 page.
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