Today’s Aromatherapy Tip of the Day: September 22, 2013 is Helichrysum Essential Oil.
Helichrysum (Helichrysum angustifolium)
Areas of Origin: France, Italy, Yugoslavia
Essential Oil is steam distilled from the flowers.
Aroma: Sweet, Spicy
Benefits: Reduces Inflammation, Relieves Pain, Soothes Digestion
Digestive Aids – Relieves Ulcers
Immune Support – Detoxifies, Relieves Allergy Symptoms
Musculoskeletal Injuries – Promotes continued recovery from Sprains and Strains
Respiration – Eases Cough
Skin Care – Freshens, Relieves Sunburn
Wound Healing – Promotes healing of Bruises and Burns, Reduces Scarring
Additional Benefit – Great for Swollen Rheumatic Joints
Check back tomorrow for Recipes using Helichrysum Essential Oil.
Debra Mauldin, Certified Aromatherapist
Feel free to contact me with any questions you may have pertaining to using essential oils as aromatherapy. Please put ‘Aromatherapy’ in the subject line.
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