Rosemary is a plant autochthonous to the Mediterranean and is cultivated throughout the world. It grows wild on dry, rocky slopes near the sea. Its name is derived from the Latin ros marinus meaning “sea dew”.vIn the fourteenth century Queen Isabella of Hungary applied extracts of Rosemary to treat gout. In Egypt rosemary was buried with the pharaohs. It was also burned in hospitals to disinfect and purify the air. Rosemary is a treasured her with a plethora of health benefits. Rosemary is a circulatory stimulant. It has been shown to increase blood flow and is useful in treatment of blood pressure problems. A flavonoid known as diosmin found in Rosemary restores strength to fragile capillaries. It has astringent properties due to its tannin content, which constrict pores and tighten lackluster skin. Rosemary essential oil has powerful antibacterial and antifungal activity. It is also used to stimulate mental cognitive processes and helps to retain memory and focus and reduce headaches.
Topical: Dilute 1 drop of Essential Oil to 4 drops of a carrier oil (Almond Oil, Jojoba Oil, Hemp seed Oil etc.) and apply to desired area(s) as needed. Test on a small area of skin before using.
Diffusing: An essential oil diffuser provides aromatherapy benefits as well as a great way to freshen up your home without overpowering the senses. Add 5-10 drops of essential oil per 100ml of water or add as desired.
- Botanical Name: Rosmarinus officinalis
- Origin: Spain
- Method: Steam Distilled
- Plant Part: Herb
- Aroma: Strong, Camphoraceous, Herbaceous
Consult your doctor or licensed aromatherapist before using this product (Especially if being used during pregnancy). Do not use undiluted on the skin. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs.
Caution: Keep out of the reach of children. Not for internal use.
Storage: Keep in a cool, dark place
Shelf Life: 2 Years