Armoise Oil is obtained from the flowers and leaves of Armoise and the method used for extraction is Steam Distillation. This Oil has very bitter- sweet aroma and is pale yellow in colour. Armoise is also known as Mugwort which is actually a perennial herb having purple-red flowers. This oil is used in various medicinal and therapeutic uses. It has got various properties like nervine, stimulant, diaphoretic, diuretic, carminative, antispasmodic and many others. It is also used to treat the problems like arthritis, insomnia, rheumatism and many other related problems.
The Chemical composition of this Oil includes Beta-thujone, Alpha-thujone, Gamma-terpinene, Alpha-terpineol, Alpha-guaiene, Alpha& beta-pinene and Cineole.
|Scientific Name||:||Artemisia Herba Alba.|
|Country of Origin||:||Areas of Eastern Europe and Western Asia.|
|Colour and odor||:||Pale Yellow with fresh, minty, herbal and bitter-sweet odor.|
|Extraction Method||:||Steam Distillation of the dried herb Artemisia herba-alba.|
During Historic times Armoise Oil was used in herbal medicines to improve the digestive system and to treat menstrual complaints. And, the diluted oil was used to destroy the insect larvae. In many places, the leaf of Artemisia is used to stop nose bleeding by putting it into nostrils. The oil is also used to treat the ailment of bronchitis and sore throat. This oil has anesthetic properties due to which it is used as a local anesthesia in curing neuralagia, rheumatism and artritis. This oil works as a great sedative as well and finds wide usage with isomnia patients. Apart from all this, it is also used in the treatment of mental ailments ailments like anxiety, depression, stress and other related problems to a great deal.
Armoise Oil is greatly used as a part of Aromatherapy because of its enchanting aroma and sensuous fragrance. Many aroma therapists make use of this oil during aromatherapy sessions with their ailing clients.
It mixes well withRosemary, Lavender, Oak Moss, Pine and Sage.
My maternal aunt was suffering from arthritis, so her family physician recommended her to use Armoise Oil. She ordered this oil online and she herself revealed to me that now she has got much relief from her ailment. She has decided to go for another pack of this oil once she is done with the present one.