Stimulating, reviving and clearing. A very invigorating oil which re-energies tired muscles and weary feet. Rosemary promotes clear thinking, aids concentration and is said to improve the memory. It also gives a healthy shine to hair.
|County of Origin||Corsica|
|Therapeutic Properties||Analgesic, Anti-bacterial, Anti-fungal, Anti-infectious, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-microbial, Anti-oxidant, Anti-rheumatic, Anti-septic, Anti-spasmodic, Anti-viral, Cephalic, Decongestant, Expectorant, Immune support, Immuno-stimulant, Mucolytic,|
|Chemical Family||Esters, Ketones, Monoterpenes|
|Approx. Shelf Life||5 years|
|Plant Parts||Flowering plant|
|Note Classification||Top | Middle|
|Method of Extraction||Steam Distilled|
|Blends well with||Basil, Bergamot, Cedarwood, Frankincense, Ginger, Lemon, Orange,Peppermint.|
History: Here is a variant or chemotype. Verbenone from its scientific name cannot be distinguished from other chemotypes. You can tell by the odor as it has less camphor. It is not as stimulating as the other Rosemaries and may be used at night.
Characteristics: A top note with a strong aroma, Rosemary has a fresh, strong, woody and herbal scent.
Indications: Verbenone is said to best be used for liver and gall bladder problems, skin rejuvenation, middle ear infections, regulating hypothalamus. Rosemary Verbenone is considered a cellular regenerative so that wounds will heal faster and not leave a scar. Rosemary is recommended for the treatment of oily skin and scalp, and dandruff. Use Rosemary Verbenone for wrinkled, aging, burned, scarred or sun damaged skin, and acne.
Mode of Administration: Bath, compress, cooking, diffusor, inhaler, liquid candle, massage, mist spray, shampoo, stream inhalation.
Safety: Ketones present so avoid in pregnancy and with children. Avoid with high blood pressure and hormone dependent cancers.