Botanical Name: Ravensara aromatica.
Method of Extraction: Steam distilled
Parts Used: Leaves & Twigs
Country of Origin: Madagascar
Pesticide/chemical free, wild crafted/organic.
Benefits: analgesic, anti-allergenic, antibacterial, antimicrobial, antidepressant, antifungal, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, aphrodisiac, disinfectant, diuretic, expectorant, relaxant and tonic compound. Great for pain relief, curing of allergies, inhibition of bacterial, viral, fungal & microbial growth, and is useful in fighting depression and uplifting mood. Furthermore, it protects against sepsis, relaxes spasms, enhances libido, fights infections, increases urination and the subsequent removal of toxins, expels phlegm and catarrh, while relaxing the body and mind.
Scent: a medicinal scent, a camphorous aroma with woody notes.
ANALGESIC: effective remedy for many types of pain, including toothache, headache, muscular and joint pain, and earaches.
ANTI-ALLERGENIC: non-sensitizing, non-irritating and it reduces the allergic reactions of the body as well. Gradually, it builds a resistance against allergenic substances so the body does not show hyper reactions against them.
ANTIBACTERIAL & ANTIMICROBIAL: fatal to the bacteria and microbes and can wipe out entire colonies very efficiently. It inhibits their growth, cures old infections and stops new infections from forming. Therefore, it can be used against diseases resulting from bacterial and viral infections such as food poisoning, cholera, and typhoid.
ANTIDEPRESSANT: uplifts your mood, relaxes the mind and invokes energy and sensations of hope and joy. If this essential oil is systematically administered to patients suffering from chronic depression, it can help them gradually come out of that difficult situation.
ANTIVIRAL: stops viral growth by rupturing the cyst (the protective coating on the virus) and then killing the virus inside. It is very good for fighting diseases caused by viruses such as the common cold, influenza, measles, mumps, and pox.
DIURETIC: facilitates the removal of waste substances and toxins from the body by increasing urination, both in frequency and in quantity. It also helps to remove excess water, salt and fat from the body, thus keeping it safe from diseases associated with an accumulation of toxins, including rheumatism, gout, arthritis, acne, and boils.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.