Coriander – Essential Oil
Coriander has a warm, sweet and spicy aroma. It is most well known for culinary but is effective for digestive issues, arthritis, fatigue, exhaustion, stiffness and stomach cramps. This oil has a warming effect that is helpful for alleviating muscle aches and pain related to rheumatism, arthritis and muscle spasms and strains. When diffused, it is said to help with stress, anxiety, and insomnia. It can also be a beneficial addition to skin formulations as it helps balance oily skin and clear blackheads.
Latin: Coriandrum sativum
Aroma: Warm, sweet, spicy
Note Classification: Middle
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Parts Used: Leaves, seeds
Blends well with: Allspice, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cassia, Celery Seed, Cinnamon Leaf, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Cypress, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Lemon, Lemongrass, Litsea, Myrtle, Neroli, Niaouli, Nutmeg, Palmarosa, Parsley Herb, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Pine, Sandalwood, Sweet Orange, Vetiver, Ylang Ylang
Cautions: Never use essential oils undiluted or in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children and pets. If applying an essential oil to the skin, always dilute and perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body.
This information is for educational purposes only. It has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.