Botanical Name - Ravensara aromatica
Aroma - Similar to eucalyptus, but warm and clove-like.
Extraction - Steam distillation
Part of Plant - Leaves
Country of Origin - Madagascar
Chemical Constituents - Limonene, a-pinene, sabinene
Caution - Avoid in pregnancy
Uses - A strongly anti-viral and anti infectious oil, supportive for the immune system. An very useful oil for chest & lungs in the winter season. Effective in a muscle rub for and everyday aches and pains and healthy circulation. Can be used in topical treatments for viral skin conditions.
Organic Certificate - This essential oil is certified organic by the Soil Association, which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Associationís standards exceed the UK government's minimum requirements for organic products in many areas but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.