Anise Star (Illicium verum) Pure Essential Oil Aromatherapy - Aromatherapy - Therapeutic Quality 0.5 fl oz (15 ml)
Description: Spicy, warm, licorice-like aroma. Used by fishermen to mask human scent in order to fish trout. A wonderful perfumery addition in subtle quantities, especially in Citrus blends, or as an underpinning to a Vanilla blend. Well known for its effect on the digestive system. Very sweet, and similar to anethol, with slight husk notes.
Anise oil is commonly used for bronchitis, colds and flu, breathing difficulties, asthma, and congestion. Can be used in facial steams and diffusers, as it is an expectorant. In massage, it can also be used to relieve pain from rheumatism, as well as muscle aches.
Blends well with Cedarwood, Chamomile, Cypress, Fennel, Lavender, Lime, Neroli, Nutmeg, Orange, Peppermint, Rose, Tea tree. Dilute with carrier oil for direct skin contact.
Extracted through steam distillation of seeds. Originates from China.
Packaged: 0.5 fl oz (15 ml) amber glass bottle with Euro plug, tamper proof safety seal and safety shrink wrap. Also available in a 1 fl oz (30 ml) bottle.
Biosource Naturals is founded by a naturopath, aromatherapist, EFT practitioner, Reiki Master. Therapeutic Quality. We supply pure essential oils verified by GC and/or other QC testing.
Density: 0.980 – 0.990
Refractive Index: 1.552 – 1.561
Optical Rotation: -2 to + 2
Trans Anithole: 87% - 94%
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