Origin and history
Its origins are difficult to determine, but archaeological excavations have proven its use to more than 5000 BC.
Called "Arabian parsley" or "Chinese parsley", in Greek the word coriander means "bedbug". Cilantro (fresh leaves) is mostly used as a condiment and ingredient in Chinese, Oriental and Latin cuisine. Its ground or whole dried fruits are used in the composition of spice mixtures: curries, pickles, etc ...
Odor: characteristic, aromatic, bug
Distilled parts: Seeds, seeds
Country of origin:
Density: 0.86 - 0.88
Main biochemical constituents: Linalool, alpha-pinene, gamma-terpinene.
Allergenic molecules naturally present in this essential oil: Limonene, Linalool.
Certain natural compounds contained in this essential oil may present an allergy risk in some people. To measure your tolerance, always do an application test in the crease of the elbow before using in your mixes.
Organic coriander essential oil is mainly composed of monoterpenes, monoterpenols and ketones. She is :
- Pain killer
Organic coriander essential oil is an excellent digestive and general tonic.
Ideal for application on the skin, diluted in vegetable oil, it is effective against stomach aches, rheumatism and joint pain.
It can be used easily and perfectly in the kitchen, a few drops are enough to flavor your dishes.*
Consult a physician before any therapeutic use or oral treatment.
Oral use: 1 drop of organic coriander essential oil 2 times a day, with a little honey or on a lozenge to be placed under the tongue, at mealtime when digestion is difficult.
On the skin: Mix 35 drops of organic coriander essential oil with 30 ml of organic hazelnut vegetable oil, massage the lower abdomen for digestive disorders.
Difficult digestion: Fennel, mandarin
Energetic values and synergies
In energy aromatherapy, coriander is associated with the Svadhisthana chakra, the 2nd chakra.
Its color is orange.
Coriander essential oil strengthens psychic forces and develops perception.
Neurotonic and general stimulant, it accelerates concentration.
In synergy: Caraway, nutmeg
Flammable. Oral use on medical advice. Keep out of the reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes. Not recommended for children under 3 and pregnant or breastfeeding women.
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