Nutmeg Essential Oil


ORIGIN Sri Lanka SCIENTIFIC NAME Myristica fragrans PARTS USED Seed EXTRACTION METHOD Steam distilled NOTE CLASSIFICATION Middle AROMA Spicy, warm, and nutty OVERVIEW In perfumery nutmeg oil is used as a fixative for citrus oils. BLENDS WELL WITH Bay, clary sage, coriander, geranium, lavender, lime, mandarin, oakmoss, orange, peru balsam, petitgrain, rosemary HERBAL MISCELLANY Connecticut is nicknamed the nutmeg state. PRECAUTIONS Oil Specific: Not for internal use. Avoid while pregnant. General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier. For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.