Angelica Root Essential Oil

Botanical Name

Alternative Names

Angelica archangelica, Angelica sinensis

wild celery, Holy Ghost root

Source Location

Plant part used


Dried root

Extraction Method


Steam distillation

Pale yellow


Aroma Strength


Medium strong


Fresh, peppery, woody, herbaceous


Supports digestive and women's health (helps regulate menstruation), stimulates estrogen production, painful periods, as well as infertility; adrenal support; immune (malaria, cholera, toxins, white blood cell stimulant), lymphatic, and circulatory system. Anorexia by stimulating appetite, bloating, nausea, flatulence and liver tonic. Insomnia, stress, fatigue, migraine and alcoholism. Helps dry, flaky skin, dandruff, rashes, dull skin, and skin lice, as well as cracking skin. Arthritis, and respiratory system support,  bronchitis, asthma, pleurisy and other lung issues

Blends Well With

Cedarwood, Chamomile, Clary Sage, Cistus, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Hyssop, Lavender, Myrrh, Neroli, Orange, Patchouli, Rose, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Tea Tree, Thyme, Vetiver


a-pinned, camphene, B-pinene, sabinene, d-3-carene, a-phellandrene, myrcene, limonene, B-phellandrene, cis-ocimene, trans-ocimene, p-cymene, terpinolene, copaene, bornyl acetate, terpinen-4-ol, cryptone, B-bisabolene, humulene monoxide, tridecanolide, pentadecanolide.


antispasmodic, anticoagulant, bactericidal, carminative, depurative, diaphoretic, digestive, diuretic, hepatic, emmenagogue, expectorant, febrifuge, nervine, stimulant, stomachic and tonic


Phototoxic. Avoid during pregnancy and if have diabetes. Overuse may cause insomnia