Mugwort has a long, fascinating past, from the Chinese using it for multiple uses in medicine, to the English blending it into their witchcraft. It is one of the bitter herbs used in Passover celebrations. We suggest researching this oil well and using it in massage and diffusion blends when you want to lighten your mood. Do not confuse this oil with Artemesia Lanyana.Uses of Mugwort Essential Oil
MoroccoHistory and Background
Sometimes referred to as Armoise, Mugwort, in Chinese medicine it has been used for grounding, facilitating dream work, and increasing psychic activity. This oil has an affinity for 6th chakra. In ancient times, it was said to restores lost virility. Mugwort is used in China for its medicinal properties. Europe used it for witchcraft concoctions. We use it in blends to interfere with depression. A very interesting oil, with much history, Mugwort is often ignored because of its toxicity if used improperly.Physical Description
Mugwort is yellowish-brown in color.Aromatic Description
Its scent is musky, camphoraceous, bitter-sweet, herbaceous, and strongly aromatic.Biological Makeup and Components
thujone (20-60%), cineol, pinenes and dihydromatricaria esterExtraction Technique
Steam distillationInformation for Aromatherapists
Mugwort essential oil is a middle note and blends well with Chamomile, Cedarwood, Patchouli, Rosemary, Lavandin, Patchouli, Pine, Rosemary, Sage, Sandalwood, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Myrrh. Do not use more than 10% in blend.
Our Mugwort essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions
All of our essential oils are 100% natural and free of any chemicals, pesticides and synthetic perfumes.
These products are NOT intended to diagnose, cure or prevent any disease. This information is NOT a substitute for professional medical treatment or consultation. Prior to using essential oils, Source Vitál always recommends consulting your medical professional if you are pregnant, epileptic, have cancer, have liver issues, or any other serious illness. Do NOT ingest essential oils internally or apply undiluted oils onto the skin without consultation from an experienced and trained aromatherapist or aromatherapy practitioner. Always consult an aromatherapist before using essential oils for babies and children.
Keep all oils tightly closed and cool. Always keep out of reach of children.
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