Botanical name: Rosmarinus officinalis Origin: Tunisia
Description: The oil is steam distilled from the flowering tops and leaves of the 'sea dew' (latin for rosemary)
Aromatic scent: A green woody and mint aroma. A subtle alternative to peppermint if you still require a fresh minty product aroma
Perfume note: Middle
Consistency: A watery viscosity
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
What is it good for: It is most commonly used to combat dry skin, nourish the scalp and promote glossy, healthy hair. It is also often claimed to even promote hair growth. Its aroma is energising, stimulating, and helps focus the mind, and is often used to manage everyday stress and overcome mental exhaustion.
Blends With: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Frankincense, Orange, Peppermint and Petitgrain
Suggested Usage: It is best to dilute essential oil in carrier oil such as Grapeseed if you intend to prepare massage oil. Don't use essential oils neat onto your skin. Start with 1% essential oil to 99% carrier and increase essential oil until you have desired aroma strength.
Possible side effects: Taking large amounts of rosemary can cause vomiting, uterine bleeding, kidney irritation, increased sun sensitivity, skin redness, and allergic reactions.
Bottle: These bottles are designed for pharmaceutical use, they are impact resistant but care should be taken with glass bottles on hard surfaces. The bottles are designed in Austria, using green natural glass; they are not sprayed and can be recycled over and over again.