Red myrtle - essential oil - organic
  • Red myrtle - essential oil - organic
  • Red myrtle - essential oil - organic

Red myrtle - essential oil - organic

Contenance: 5 ml
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Red myrtle - essential oil - organic


Origin : Marocco

Distilled part : leaves

1,8-cineole, a-pinene, limonene, acetate de myrtenyle


About the plant :

Myrtle is a plant in the Myrtaceae family. It features prominently in the writings of Hippocrates, Pliny, Dioscorides, Galen and Arab writers. It has been prescribed for fever and pain by ancient physicians since at least 2,500 BC. The berries are also used in Corsica and Sardinia to produce a regional digestive liqueur, Myrtle liqueur.


For your information :

Here are a few properties of red Myrtle essential oil:

  • Red Myrtle essential oil is mainly used for its action against respiratory disorders.
  • Compared with other Myrtle essential oils (green or lemon), it is much better against coughs.
  • It combats circulation problems and painful periods. It acts on the nervous system in the processes responsible for spasms (involuntary contractions of smooth or striated muscles).
  • It has the power to tone and contract the tissues, which makes it interesting to fight against oily skin and problematic skin.
  • Myrtle essential oil is also a good oil for preparing for sleep.
  • It also helps in periods of smoking cessation.
  • In diffusion, the essential oil of red myrtle purifies and cleanses the air.


All properties described here are from the bibliography and are provided for information purposes and should not be interpreted as medical prescriptions.


Arôma'plantes advice :

It is a perfect essential oil to integrate in an anti-stress bath accompanied by essential oil of Red mandarin essential oil, to stay in the delicious scents of Corsica.

Tip from the Arôma'plantes team.



Safety precaution:

Product from organic farming certified by FR BIO 10 - Agriculture hors UE

Essential oil for food use

Therapeutic use of essential oils on medical advice .

Based on the bibliography :

Ma bible des huiles essentielles, Danièle Festy
Les propriétés physiques et psychiques des huiles essentielles, Dr Paul Dupont
Huiles essentielles chémotypées, A. Zhiri, D. Baudoux, M.L. Breda


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