Rosemary Essential Oil
Rosemary Essential Oil has an intense, fresh, sweet-herbaceous aroma with a somewhat minty-green undertones, and is considered the oil of regeneration.
Rosemary antiseptic properties in the "Four Thieves Vinegar" is said to have saved many lives during the 17th Century Black Death outbreak.
Rosemary Essential Oil strengthens the body and the nervous system. It stimulates mental activity and improves clear thoughts.. name from the Latin ros marinus, or dew of the sea, which refers to the fact that it grows near coasts. It was sacred to the ancient Greeks and Romans who used it as a symbol of regeneration and employed it for many purposes such as to drive away evil spirits and repel moths in clothes chests, to fumigate sick rooms, to flavor ale and wine, and to reduce the spreading of fevers.
REPORTED BENEFITS AND USES
Rosemary Oil is helpful in relieving minor pain and inflammation, especially relating to unwanted muscle tension. In addition to helping with minor pain management, Rosemary Essential Oil is also a fantastic choice when looking to promote healthy respiratory function, especially relating to congestion caused by a cold or the flu. It is also helpful in supporting healthy, clear skin and may help heal older scars, as it is also skin rejuvenating.
Emotionally and energetically, Rosemary Oil encourages mental clarity as well as energizes and uplifts the mind. It can also help clear negativity, inspire a more positive general outlook, and strengthen the mind. In aromatherapy, Rosemary Oil is often used for improving sleep quality and reducing anxiety levels.
PART USED Leaves and Flowering Tops
SYNONYMS Rosmarinus officinalis L. ct Cineole
COMMON NAMES Anthos, Rusmari
EXTRACTION METHOD Steam Distilled Essential Oil