Ravensara Essential Oil

Ravensara Essential Oil not only supports the immune system during times of seasonal illness, but also has great benefits for mental well-being as it promotes self confidence and has a calming effect.

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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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Ravensara Essential Oil not only supports the immune system during times of seasonal illness, but also has great benefits for mental well-being as it promotes self confidence and has a calming effect. 

Uses:

  • Helps during times of seasonal illness
  • Wards off skin eruptions on the lips
  • Calms
  • Supports self confidence

Details:

  • Botanical Name: Ravensara anisata
  • Origin: Madagascar
  • Extraction Method: Steam distillation
  • Plant Part: Bark
  • Plant Description: 20 meters tall with several buttress roots at the base, a reddish bark that is very aromatic, and small green elliptical leaves.
  • Aroma: Medicinal scent, a camphorous aroma with woody notes
  • Note: Top
  • Consistency: Thin
  • Color: Clear
  • Blends Well With: Chamomile, Citronella, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Fir Needle, Ginger, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Rosemary, Tea Tree, Wintergreen
  • Main Constituents: Sabinene 9.3%

Cautions:

  • Kid Safe: May be used by children 10+
  • Pregnancy Safe: Yes, consult doctor
  • Breastfeeding Safe: Yes, consult doctor
  • Cat Safe: Yes
  • Dog Safe: Yes
  • Special Dilution Rate: 1% or less
  • More Safety Info: Storage life up to seven (7) years. Due to estragole content, may be potentially carcinogenic - do not dilute over 1%.  

*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. 

Recipes

Steam Inhalation:

  • 5 ml Amber Glass Bottle
  • 15 drops Ravensara Essential Oil
  • 20 drops Cajeput Essential Oil
  • 15 drops Tea Tree Essential Oil
  • 10 drops Frankincense Essential Oil

Mix ingredients in amber glass bottle and shake well.  Fill a bowl with steamy water.  Add 1-2 drops of oil mixture to the bowl, covering your head and bowl with a towel to keep the steam in. Inhale through your nose, with eyes closed. Breathe in the vapors for several minutes or as desired.

Bath Salts

  • 4 drops Ravensara Essential Oil
  • 1 drop of Rosemary Essential Oil
  • 2 drops Geranium Essential Oil
  • 1 tbsp of Jojoba Oil
  • 1/2 cup Epsom Salts

Mix ingredients together and add to full bath.  Rejuvenate for 15-30 minutes.

Mentholated Shower Melts

*Menthol Crystals should not be used by children under 10 years old.  

  • 1 cup Baking Soda
  • ½ cup Citric acid
  • 1 ounce Apricot Kernel Oil (or Grapeseed, Camellia Seed)
  • 10 drops Ravensara Essential Oil
  • 10 drops Eucalyptus Essential Oil
  • 1 tbsp and 1 tsp Menthol Crystals 
  • Witch Hazel (if needed, for spritzing)
  • 6 - 2oz. silicone molds
  1. Combine Baking Soda and Citric Acid in Bowl; set aside.
  2. Combine Apricot Kernel Oil and 1 tablespoon of Menthol Crystals in a double boiler. Warm them over medium heat and stir until crystals have dissolved.
  3. Remove from heat and add the essential oils. Stir well.
  4. Place powder mixture in large bowl. Using a gloved hand or a sturdy utensil, begin to mix the powder continuously as you slowly drizzle the oil mixture over it.
  5. Mix very well until the consistency of wet sand or snow.
  6. If the mixture seems dry or does not pack easily, try spritzing it 3 -4 times with Witch Hazel as you continue to mix.
  7. Place a pinch of the unmelted 1 teaspoon of Menthol Crystals in the bottom of each of your (six) molds,
  8. Pour mixture into each of your molds, packing down firmly.
  9. Cover with a small towel and allow them to air-dry for 24 hours.
  10. Once Melts are totally dry and hardened, remove from mold and wrap each melt tightly with plastic wrap. Store in airtight container.
  11. To use, simply unwrap one melt and drop it near the drain of the shower. The hot water will immediately begin to release a strong, mentholated aroma as the fizzy tablet melts away.One tablet lasts about 10 minutes.