Aniseed Essential Oil

Aniseed was a highly-prized commodity by Ancient Egyptians, Greeks and Romans for its medicinal properties. It was commonly administered as a medicinal tea for anything from digestive issues to colic in infants.

Commitment to Quality

With the safety of your home in mind, we’re meticulous about every step of our process. To make sure each plant reaches its potential, we carefully and ethically choose a region where it will thrive. Then we work with our farmers. When our plants have reached maturity, they are harvested safely and fairly. From there we collect their natural essential oils through either cold-pressing or steam-distillation. Every batch is then tested to ensure 100% purity.

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Product Details

Aniseed was a highly-prized commodity by Ancient Egyptians, Greeks and Romans for its medicinal properties.  It was commonly administered as a medicinal tea for anything from digestive issues to colic in infants.

Uses:

  • Uplifts and comforts
  • Prevents gas and nausea
  • Aids in digestion
  • Helps to overcome fearfulness

Details:

  • Botanical name: Pimpinella anisum
  • Origin: India
  • Extraction Method: Steam distillation
  • Plant Part: Seed
  • Plant Description: The plant grows wild on the countryside of Spain, is then dried before distillation, and grows to one meter tall
  • Aroma: Strong, sweet spicy
  • Note: Top
  • Consistency: Thin
  • Color: Clear
  • Blends Well With: Cardamom, Cedarwood, Coriander, Dill, Fennel, Ginger, Mandarin, Rosewood
  • Main constituents: Trans-anethole

Cautions:

  • Dilution Rate: Always dilute essential oils before using them on the skin. Aniseed Essential Oil is best used at a 2.4% dilution rate or less. See our dilution guide.
  • Kids Safe: May be used by children 10+
  • Pregnancy Safe: No
  • Breastfeeding Safe: No
  • Cat and Dog Safe: Avoid using this oil on and around cats. This oil is safe to use around dogs.
  • More Safety Info: This oil is considered to have estrogenic effects. Don't use this oil if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, have an estrogen-dependent cancer, or endometriosis. Aniseed Essential Oil may inhibit blood clotting and should not be used with any antidiabetic or anticoagulant medications.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.