Tagetes Egyptian Essential Oil - 15 ml
Botanical Name: Tagetes minuta
Tagetes essential oil has a strong, sweet and fruity aroma but is not among the most popular of essential oils despite its fragrance and many known therapeutic benefits. It is a powerful oil that should only by experienced Aromatherapists. Some of the potential benefits of this oil are listed below:
- Insect repellant
- Pain and inflammation
- Respiratory conditions
- Antimicrobial and antibiotic ability
- Small wounds and cuts
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A top note with a medium aroma, Tagetes is easily classified as sweet, fruity and almost citrus-like.
Blends With: Frankincense, Geranium, Jasmine, Juniper, Lavender, Pine, Sandalwood, and all Citrus Oils.
Cautions: Dilute well before use; this oil is powerful, should only be used by experienced aromatherapists. This oil has phototoxic properties and exposure to the sun must be avoided after application to the skin. Due to their presence, please consult a physician prior to using this oil. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or under the care of a medical practitioner unless advised by your doctor.
For occasional use only up to one time per day. Use in aromatherapy or dilute:
1% = 1 drop per teaspoon of carrier oil (5 ml) or 5-6 drops per ounce.