A colorless to pale yellow mobile liquid with a very sweet, anise-like, slightly earthy-peppery scent.
It blends well with geranium, lavender, rose, and sandalwood.
These are naturally occuring in the essential oil.
- anisic acid
- anisic aldehyde
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Aperitif, antispasmodic, carminative, depurative, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, galactagogue, laxative,
orexigenic, stimulant (circulatory), splenic, stomachic, tonic, vermifuge.
Non-irritant, relatively non-toxic, narcotic in large doses. Not to be used be epileptics or during pregnancy. Use in moderation.
Primary Therapy Agent:
Bruises, mouth and gum infections, accumulations of toxins, cellulitis, edema, water retention, obesity, halitosis/offensive breath, griping pains, nausea, vomiting, lack of nursing milk.
Secondary Therapy Agent:
Greasy or oily skin/scalp, wrinkles, mature skin, rheumatism, colic, constipation, sluggish digestion, amenorrhea, menopausal problems.
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on each essential oil to be assured of its proper usage for each individual.
Aromatherapy is not meant to be a replacement for care under a qualified
health professional, but should be considered a complimentary modality.