Latin Name: Laurus nobilis
Plant part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Typical Country: Croatia
Note/Element: Note:Top/middle. Element: Fire, Metal
Functional Groups: Terpene, sesquiterpene, alcohol, ester, phenol,oxide
Ayurvedic Dosha (Balances): Kapha
For Skin Type: Oily
Cautions : Not during pregnancy. Skin sensitizing. Not for young children.
Physical Uses: Swollen lymph glands, indigestion, stimulate appetite, colds, flu, immune system, cough, muscle and joint pain.
Mental/Emotional Uses: Mental clarity, stress, studying, courage
Other Uses : Apply diluted behind lower ear(not inside!) for swollen glands.
Blends Well With: Needle, cones, citrus, spices, herbs
Possible Substitutions: Cinnamon Leaf
This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.
As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.