Essential Oil Profile: Violet Leaf

Violet absolute

Latin Name: Viola odorata

Family: Violaceae

Plant Part: Leaf

Method: absolute (solvent extracted)

Note/Element: Note: Middle. Element:Fire, Wood.

Functional Groups: Alcohol, Salicyic Acid, Ketone

Type: Relaxing

Ayurvedic Doshas: Pitta

Scent: Sweet, floral, green, earthy/woody, cool, intense

For Skin Type: Oily, acne

Caution: Not during pregnancy

Physical Uses: Muscle and joint pain, headache, sore throat, cough PMS

Mental/Emotional Uses: Anxiety, nervousness, tension, stress, to sooth, over come fears.

Other Uses: Perfumery

Blends Well With: Flower, flowering plant

References:

Katherine Graf:Aroma Studio:Aromatherapy Home Study Certification Master Level, 2001-2012.

https://www.aromaweb.com/essential-oils/violet-leaf-absolute.asp

https://www.edenbotanicals.com/violet-leaf-absolute.html

Violet Essential Oil (Leaves)

 

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