Diluted in Jojoba oil for affordability.
Botanical Name: Helichrysum italicum
Plant Part: Flowers
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Description: The Helichrysum Italicum plant
grows wild in Mediterranean regions at high altitudes with a lot of sun
exposure. Helichrysum is also known as Immortelle or
Everlasting because the flowering tops retain their yellow color even
after they dry out, and are often used in dried flower arrangements.
Color: Pale yellow to reddish-yellow liquid.
Common Uses: Helichrysum is one of the essential
oils favoured in fine creams that are formulated for mature complexions.
At the end of a stressful day, 8 drops may be mixed with a little
liquid soap and added to the bath for a relaxing soak. Because this is
diluted in Jojoba Oil, it can be used as a simple or blended with other
oils to make a purely natural perfume.
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Blends well with: Chamomile, Lavender, Clary Sage, Rose, Clove Bud and any of the oils from the citrus oil family.
Aromatic Scent: Helichrysum Slovenia Essential Oil
has a powerful scent that can be described as a rich and honey-sweet
that is both woody and fresh.
History: Helichrysum has silvery gray, grassy
foliage with a collection of golden flowers that blossom in midsummer,
and whose colour last long after they have been picked and dried. Its
name is derived from the Greek word helios meaning 'sun' and chrysos meaning
'gold'. This is a reference to the golden color of many of the flowers
from this botanical genus. Helichrysum has been used since the time of
the ancient who often used it after battles.
Cautions: Helichrysum Essential Oil is non-toxic, non-irritating and non-sensitizing. Avoid use during pregnancy.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.