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Coriander (France, Bio-Certified)

$8.00

Plant Name: Coriandrum sativum 

Country of Origin: France

 

Certification: Bio-Certified

About

  • A wonderfully cooling Essential oil
  • Known to decongest the liver
  • Has been used as an aphrodisiac
  • A diuretic when used medically

Properties: Warming, drying; strong and pungent aroma

How To Use:

  • For cooking
  • For compressions
  • Diffuse
  • Add to shampoo
  • Used medicinally and professionally in douche blends

    Recipe
    Massage blend to ease digestion:

    • 1 oz of Jojoba oil, in a plastic PET bottle / flip top
    • 6 drops Coriander
    • 4 drops Cardamom
    • 8 drops India Basil (high in linalol)

    Massage onto belly to relieve digestion and cramping, or before you eat to prepare the belly.

    Aromatic Profile of Coriander:
    Pleasant, sweet, and cooling. A versatile oil used in cooking and topical blends.

    Ayurvedic Knowledge:
    Decreases Pitta, Vata & Kapha
    Can increase Vata in high doses

    Blends well with:

    • Lavender
    • Lemon
    • Cedar, atlas
    • Clove
    • Sandalwood
    • Clary Sage

    Safety Considerations: 
    Avoid taking internally during pregnancy.  Can increase vata with nerve tissue deficiency.  Can irritate kidneys in high doses.

    Other Facts
    Often used as a carminative to stimulate digestion, this is an oil produced from the seed of the cilantro leaf.

    An ancient antidote to hot spicy foods! Often used in Mexican and Indian dishes.



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