St John's wort essential oil Organic
St John's wort
Origin : Aroma'Plantes
Distilled part : flowers
Main components :Methyl octane, germacrene D, a-pinene
About the plant :
St. John’s grass was used to treat sores and melancholy. In the Middle Ages it was called «demon-hunter» or «devil-hunter» because it drove away evil spirits. He treated neurological disorders that were considered diabolical during this period, such as anxiety, depression. Millepertuis essential oil is rather rare and expensive because of its low yield.
For your information :
Here is a few properties of St John's wort essential oil:
- It calms allergic itching.
- Analgesic, in case of rheumatic or muscular pain, it reduces cramps and aches as well as pain.
- It will be an ally of choice for athletes.
- Sedative, calms and acts like an anti-depressant.
- Anxiolytic is a mood regulator.
All properties described here are from the bibliography and are provided for information purposes and should not be interpreted as medical prescriptions.
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
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 .