Angelica Essential Oil

£24.66 £98.69

Distilled from the roots of the plant, Angelica Essential Oil helps maintain the immune system. Angelica is also used for everyday stresses it can also maintain clear, healthy skin.

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Description

Angelica | Latin Name: Angelica Archangelica | Family: Umbelliferae | Extraction: Distillation | Plant Part: Herb, seeds, roots

A colourless or pale yellow oil which turns yellow to brown with age with a rich herbaceous body note.

The seed oil is colourless with a fresher spicy top note.

A water-loving herb that is often found nearby rivers and streams, growing tall and large with broad pointed leaves dividing into smaller leaflets covered by tiny greenish-white flowers. Varieties of this plant grow all over Northern Europe as well as Iceland, Greenland and central Russia.  There are over thirty different types but this is the most commonly used medicinally.

Blends

Blends well with Patchouli, Clary Sage, Vetiver, Basil, Chamomile, Geranium, Grapefruit, Lavender, Lemon, and Mandarin.

Angelica is a BASE note – Essential Oils Notes & Odours 

 

Properties

Angelica is antispasmodic, an aphrodisiac, carminative, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, hepatic, stomachic, stimulant, sudorific and tonic.

It is a good skin tonic and is also said to be anti-inflammatory which may be beneficial to various skin problems. Reputedly deals with fungal growths.

Essential Oil Properties & Meanings

Herbal & Folk Tradition

This herb has been praised for its virtues since antiquity. It strengthens the heart, stimulates the circulation and immune system in general. It has been used for centuries in Europe for bronchial ailments, colds, coughs, indigestion, and wind and to stimulate the appetite.

Safety Data & MSDS Sheet

Both root and seed oil are non – toxic and non-irritant. The root oil is phototoxic, most likely due to the higher levels of bergapten.

NOT to be used during pregnancy or by diabetics.

Terpenes (50%) alcohols (40%) camphor (20%).  Also coumarins.

Angelica MSDS
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