Helichrysum bracteiferum Essential Oil
Helichrysum bracteiferum essential oil is steam distilled from the golden yellow flowers of a variety of helichrysum plant growing wild in Madagascar. It helps support healthy lung function in connection to allergies and congestion from a cold and flu.
What does Helichrysum essential oil smell like?
The aroma is herbaceous, and earthy, with a slight pine background.
Which part of the plant provides the oil?
Helichrysum bracteiferum essential oil is steam distilled from the flowers.
Where has Helichrysum essential oil been sourced from?
This helichrysum bracteiferum essentail oil originates from Madagascar.
How is Helichrysum essential oil extracted?
Helichrysum bracteiferum essential oil is extracted by steam distillation. This involves using steam from boiling water to extract the essential oil from the plant. The heat from the steam causes the plant’s cell walls to open allowing the essential oil to be released.
What other oils blend well with the essential oil?
It blends well with helichrysum odoratissimum, juniper berry, bergamot, cypress, Siberian fir, basil, cardamom, black pepper, cajeput essential oils.
How can I benefit from Helichrysum bracteiferum essential oil?
Helichrysum bracteiferum helps promote healthy lung function; manage pain and inflammation; boost immune system. It is antimicrobial. It would be useful to reduce inflammation for an area surrounding a wound.
it is popular for healing infections, getting rid of headaches, reducing inflammation, and boosting the immune system.
Are there precautions I should know about?
If oxidised, it may cause irritation and sensitisation. It may antidote homeopathic remedies. It is too strong to use with babies. Care should be taken when using with asthmatics.
GCMS report of our Helichrysum bracteiferum essential oil can be found in the ingredients tab.