Jasmine Absolute Essential Oil

Botanical Name

Alternative Names

Jasminum grandiflorum, J. officinale, J. auriculatum, J. sambac

 

Source Location

Plant part used

 France, Europe

Flowers

Extraction Method

Color

Solvent

Golden brown

Consistency

Aroma Strength

Medium

Strong

Fragrance

Richly floral, sweet, exotic

Benefits/Uses/Systems

Mental and emotional support: depression, anxiety; supports reproductive system: PMS, labor and menstrual pain, frigidity; stretch marks, oily and dry skin; sore throat, cough, catarrh, laryngitis; muscle and joint pain, back pain, sprains and strains

Blends Well With

Geranium, Lemon, Lime, Orange, Neroli, Cedar, Coriander, Lavender, Ylang-Ylang, Chamomile

Constituents

Linalool, benzyl acetate, cis-jasmone, phenylacetic acid, benzyl alcohol

Properties

Antidepressant, mild analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, carminative, cicatrisant, expectorant, galactagogue, parturient, sedative, uterine tonic

Safety

GRAS. Advised to do a skin patch test.