Rosemary is a small shrub of the Lamiaceae family. It is an integral part of the Provençal landscape and Mediterranean "clichés". In cultivation, rosemary can reach 2 m, its needle-shaped leaves are evergreen, green on top and gray-white on the underside. Its flowers, presented in clusters, take on a pale blue or purple color during the flowering period.
Originally from the Mediterranean basin, rosemary covers the sunny scrublands of the South. A condiment herb, its fresh or dried leaves are used in “sun cuisine”: bouquet garni, marinade, grilled meats, sauces. A melliferous plant, honey from rosemary is fragrant, sweet and delicate. Finally, the list of phytotherapeutic virtues of rosemary is as long to describe as its history and its legends.
Color: pale yellow
Smell: herbaceous, slightly camphorated, aromatic
Distilled parts: Twigs
Country of production: Spain
Main biochemical constituents or chemotype: camphor, cineole, alphapinene.
Allergenic molecules naturally present in this essential oil: Limonene, Linalool
Certain natural compounds contained in this essential oil may pose an allergy risk in some people. To measure your tolerance, always do a test application in the crease of the elbow before using in your mixtures.
Organic camphor rosemary essential oil is:
For rosemary with camphor, two opposing actions are observed depending on the dosage of the essential oil:
Camphor rosemary essential oil is an excellent general tonic. It is ideal for athletes because it relieves muscle pain, cramps, tension, aches, tendonitis, rheumatism and lumbago.
It is effective in treating respiratory disorders.
Consult a physician before any therapeutic use or oral treatment. Camphor rosemary essential oil is contraindicated for pregnant women and young children.
On the skin :
2 drops of organic camphor rosemary essential oil + 6 drops of organic sesame vegetable oils, massage into cramps and aches.
Synergy: Wintergreen, tarragon
In energy aromatherapy, rosemary essential oil is associated with the solar plexus and 3rd eye chakras, “Manipura” and “Ajna”. Its colors are yellow and indigo.
Rosemary essential oil activates the "Manipura" and "Ajna" chakras, it develops concentration, gives energy to the body.
Synergy: True lavender, peppermint, clove
Flammable. Oral use on medical advice. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes. Not recommended for children under 3 and pregnant or breastfeeding women. Do not apply to the skin before sun exposure. Food use possible. Do not use pure on the skin.
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