Ravensara Essential Oil


ORIGIN Madagascar SCIENTIFIC NAME Agathophyllum aromatica BOTANICAL NAME Agathophyllum aromatica or also known as Ravensara aromatica PARTS USED Leaves EXTRACTION METHOD Steam distilled NOTE CLASSIFICATION Middle AROMA Slightly spicy, camphory, woody herbaceous OVERVIEW Ravensara is a rainforest tree native to Madagascar. It has been used to ease occasional respiratory complaints, and has a very awakening aroma. BLENDS WELL WITH Bay, bergamot, black pepper, cardamom, cedarwood, clary sage, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, mandarin, marjoram, palmarosa, pine, rosemary, sandalwood, tea tree, thyme HERBAL MISCELLANY The seeds are known as Madagascar nutmeg and are used in cooking and medicines. PRECAUTIONS Oil Specific: Avoid while pregnant. May cause skin irritation. 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.