Botanical name: rosamarinus officinalis
Use: stimulates the adrenal glands, circulatory system, liver, gallbladder, promotes nerve health, improves the functioning of the heart and nervous system. Tones and tightens the skin, regulates oil secretion, fights infection, joint pain, muscle spasms, and eases digestive orders.
Perfume Note: Middle
Blends well with: Lavender, Geranium, Lemon, Sandalwood
Source: plant, flowers
Production method: steam distillation
Aromatherapy benefits: stimulating, clarifying, invigorating
Aroma type: pungent, pine, woody, camphoric
Warning: May trigger epileptic seizures in prone individuals, may irritate sensitive skin
Safety Information: Avoid if you have high blood pressure
Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) is antifungal, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and antidiabetic in nature. Rosemary treats alopecia and may stimulate hair growth. Use it as a hair conditioner to soften hair. Rosemary relieves stress and improves memory and concentration. The toning and moisturizing properties of rosemary oil are used in reducing fine lines and wrinkles and for clearing acne. Rosemary oil can be used in toothpaste as it kills bad breath. According to legend, it was the scent of a rosemary which awoke Sleeping Beauty from her slumber!