Tarragon Essential Oil
TARRAGON Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Artemisia dracunculus
Methyl chavicol: 78.2%
Plant Part: Leaves
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, clear, colourless to pale yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note with a medium aroma, Tarragon Essential Oil has a richly sweet, green, anise-like green scent with spicy notes.
Aromatic Scent: Tarragon Essential Oil has a richly sweet, anise-like (black licorice), green scent with spicy tones
Tarragon oil is extracted from the leaves and flowering tops of the tarragon plant using the steam distillation process. It is known for its antiseptic, antibacterial, antiviral, anti-parasitic, anti-infectious, anti-cancerous, anti-inflammatory, digestive, laxative, diuretic, neuromuscular, anti-fermentation, and stimulant properties. Aside from being used in medicine, it is also used in manufacturing perfumes.
About Tarragon: Artemisia Dracunculus is the botanical name of the tarragon plant. It is commonly called "Little Dragon" which came from the meaning of Dracunculus. It is an aromatic herb and known for its being used as a seasoning in a classic French sauce. This plant originally found mostly in the northern hemisphere like North America, Europe, Asia, and India. This herb usually grows up to 3 feet high.
Tarragon oil: The oil is obtained from the flowers and leaves of the plant. It has an herby yet spicy aroma. This oil is made up of ocimene, phellandrene, estragole and cineol.
Uses of Tarragon oil:
Uses of Tarragon:
- 1. Tarragon oil is well-known being a highly beneficial for digestive problems. It is very useful for hiccups, dyspepsia, flatulence, and irritable bowel syndrome. It also helps to improve the natural digestion. It also effective in increasing appetite.
- 2. This oil is very effective as a toothache remedy as well. It also helps to lessen the sore gums.
- 3. It is also effective in treating menstrual pains. The oil is efficient in maintaining the health of the women's respiratory system at the same time. However, for safety purposes pregnant women should not use this oil.
- 4. This oil has a spicy smell that can take away bad odor and helps prevent the growth of the microbes. Hence, this oil can be used as a deodorant.
**These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
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