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Fennel, Sweet Essential Oil: Amber Bottle / Essential Oil: 10 mL
Fennel, Sweet Essential Oil: Amber Bottle / Essential Oil: 10 mL


 
Fennel oil is sweet, warming, drying, an excellent cleanser and balancer for the body.
SMILE Price: $9.49

Smile Herb Shop SKU #: 533503
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Product Description Herbalists Comments Supplement Facts and Ingredients
 
This EO is antiseptic, diuretic, expectorant, insecticide and laxative. Its main qualities are warming and drying. Sweet fennel EO is an excellent body cleanser, may rid the system of toxins from alcohol and excessive eating, great for hangovers. It may be used for the treatment of cellulite when accumulations of toxic wastes and fluids in the subcutaneous fat produce a characteristic wrinkled appearance. Its aroma is sweet, licorice/aniseseed-like.

It’s also said to regulate menstrual cycles and is used for the lungs as an antispasmodic and expectorant. May be used in cold conditions and bronchitis. Tonic to the digestion. Good for vomiting and colic. Antispasmodic, relieves colic, constipation and gas. Decreases appetite. Should be avoided by pregnant and lactating women, persons with endometriosis and epilepsy.

Blends well with lavender, lemon, rose, and sandalwood.

Botanical Name: Foeniculum vulgare dulce

Main Constituents:
Anethol: 71.9%
Fenchone: 13.6%
Limonene: 4.9%

Plant Part: Seeds

Origin: Hungary

Processing Method: Steam Distilled

Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, clear to pale yellow liquid.

Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A top note with a medium aroma, Fennel Sweet Essential Oil has a similar to that of black licorice.

Blends With: Bergamot, Lavender, Frankincense and Rose.

Product Abstract: Also known as Common Fennel, Fennel is an erect growing perennial herb native to southern Europe and the Mediterranean area. Reaching a height of 1.5 meters (approximately 4.5 feet), the plant has yellow flowers. Bitter Fennel was known as fenkle in the Middle Ages, from the Latin foenum meaning 'hay'. The ancients believed it gave one longevity, courage and strength, as well as warded off evil spirits.

Cautions: This Essential Oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. Due to their presence, please consult a physician prior to using this oil. Dilute well before use; May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.

NOTE: This oil may form crystals during transit or storage. Gentle warming in a hot water bath and stirring may be required.

Warning: Keep out of reach of children. Highly concentrated, dilute properly before use. Keep away from eyes & mucous membranes. Not For Internal Use. If pregnant, seek professional advice before use.

Additional information
  • Manufacturer: Smile Herb Shop Product Form Factor: Amber Bottle / Essential Oil Product Variation: 10 mL

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