Wormwood Essential Oil
There are several different types of Wormwood Essential Oil.
This oil is an ethically sourced Artemesia absinthium Oil, which is also known as Absynthe Wormwood Oil / Absinthe Wormwood Oil.
Other names include Common Wormwood, Green Ginger (Ayurveda) or Grand Wormwood aromatherapy oil. It has also been known as Wormwood sage, L’huile d’Absinthe, Wermut, Mugwort (which is actually a herb within the same family of herbs as Artemesia absinthium), and Madder wort.
Wild As The Wind carries two other Wormwood aromatherapy oils, which are both made using Artemisia annua plant material, and not Artemesia absinthium plant material, as this oil is.
This means that this Wormwood Essential Oil doesn’t possess all of the same healing benefits as the two other Wild As The Wind Wormwood aromatherapy oils.
It is Wormwood Essential Oil var. Artemisia annua that is understood to help with corona viral infections.
The two other Wild As The Wind Wormwood aromatherapy oils, distilled from Artemisia annua leaves are:
Wormwood Essential Oil Overview
Wormwood Essential Oil contains a minute amount of chamazulene, which lends it its greeny-blue colour. This instantly differentiates it from the two other Wild As The Wind Wormwood aromatherapy oils, which are distilled from Artemisia annua plant materials, as these two oils are a pale yellow.
Wormwood Essential Oil Health Benefits
Wormwood Essential Oil health benefits are thought to include: Analgesic + antibacterial + antifungal + anti-helmitic + anti-inflammatory + anti-leishmanial + anti-malarial + antimicrobial + antioxidant + antiparasitic + antitumor + cholagogue + deodorant + digestive + emmenagogue + febrifuge + insecticide + narcotic + vermifuge + tonic
Wormwood Essential Oil Traditional Health Benefits
Wormwood Essential Oil traditional health benefits are thought to include:
- Respiratory infections
- Insect repellent
- Wound healing, longevity
- Fever + intermittent fevers
- Contact dermatitis
- Pain relief
- Digestive: indigestion + flatulence + stomach aches + cramps +Intestinal spasms
- Intestinal worms: roundworms + pinworms + tape worms + hook worms
- Appetite enhancement
- Rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)
- Respiratory support: coughs + colds + flu
- Immune support
- Gall bladder disease
- Liver disease
- Menstrual regulation
- Bacterial infections
- Emotional support + trauma
Wild As The Wind Wormwood Essential Oil
Wild As The Wind Ethically Sourced Wormwood Essential Oil is a premium quality aromatherapy oil, suitable for therapeutic purposes.
- INCI: Artemisia absinthium Oil
- Plant family: Asteraceae
- Extraction Method: Steam distilled
- Parts Used: Leaves & flowering tops
- Aroma: Exquisite, intoxicating, fruity, spicy & warm
- Appearance: Blue liquid, thin consistency
- Chemical Family: Monoterpenes
- Shelf Life: Up to 4 years
- Origin: France
Cautions & Contraindications
Avoid if pregnant or breastfeeding.
Contains thujone which is potentially harmful. Must be used very sparingly.
Not for internal consumption.
Wild As The Wind Essential Oils
Wild As The Wind offer one of the most extensive ranges of premium quality, therapeutic grade UK essential oils available online.
Professional therapists use Wild As The Wind Essential Oils, including Osteopaths and Massage Therapists.
Wild As The Wind Essential Oils are also used domestically, for home remedies as well as in green cleaning products etc.
Wild As The Wind Essential Oils Are Suitable For:
- Diffusing & nebulising
- Diluting to make body & bath oils (1% dilution)
- Using in your household first aid kit (average 2% dilution)
- Adding to your shampoos, conditioners & liquid soaps (5 drops per 100ml)
- Diluting to make face oils (2% dilution)
- Formulating effective household cleaners & sanitisers (average 5% dilution)
Please consult How To Use Essential Oils for more information on how to use aromatherapy oils, and how to blend them.
However, not all essential oils are suitable for all applications. For this reason, you must read the specific safety advice, including cautions and contraindications, for the specific essential oils you intend to use.
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Wild As The Wind Essential Oil Availability
Wild As The Wind Essential Oils are available in the UK.
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Wild As The Wind essential oils are cruelty-free & vegan friendly. They are also some of the purest, most bio-active essential oils in the world.