Yarrow Essential Oil
Yarrow (Achillea millefolium) essential oil is a wonderful choice for skin and wound healing when applied topically. It is also great for allergies and stuffy noses. Yarrow is helpful for relieving pain and inflammation. It blends well with peppermint to relieve itch from insect bites. This is a great all-around oil with a lot of diverse uses. It's one to have in every essential oil first aid kit.
Chemistry: b-pinene (19.58%), sabinene (14.98%), b-caryophyllene (13.89%)
Latin Name: Achillea millefolium
Botanical Family: Asteraceae
Cultivation: Hungary, Certified Organic
Plant Part: Flowers and stems
Chemical Family: Monoterpenes, Sesquiterpenes
Aroma: herbaceous, camphoraceous
Properties: analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antihistaminic, antispasmodic, cicatrisant, decongestant
Steam Distilled: September 2018
Shelf Life: 4 years (approx.)
For skin application, add just 1 drop to 1 teaspoon unscented lotion or organic carrier oil and gently massage into the skin as needed for pain and inflammation.
Chakra: Throat (5th)
For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Always dilute essential oils before applying to the skin and keep away from mucous membranes. Consult a licensed physician if pregnant or nursing. If the oil is past it’s “Best by” date or stored improperly, it may cause irritation and lose therapeutic value. Avoid the use of essential oils near infants and small children.
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. Please consult your medical professional before use.