Tanacetum Annuum Essential Oil


Tanacetum Annuum Essential Oil


100% Pure & Natural Tanacetum Annuum Essential Oil

Botanical Name: tanacetum annuum

Also known as Blue Tansy, this rare oil is also often referred to as Blue Chamomile.

It been used to help release emotions linked to the past and dispels anger. When used on the throat area, helps to express true feelings. At the top of the list for soothing and relaxing, diffuse it alone or in a blend.

Be careful of adulteration, as with all rare oils. Tanacetum is a powerful oil well worth researching and using. There is much information online concerning the chemical properties and uses of this dynamic oil.

Uses of Tanacetum Annuum Essential Oil
  • A must have for a relaxing, calming blend to diffuse.
  • Diffuse and breathe deeply during allergy season.
  • Add a drop or two to skin or body care to help the appearance of upset, inflammed skin.
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History and Background

Many compare this oil to wine because of its aroma, color, and complexity. Do not confuse this oil with Tansy oil (tanacetum vulgare), which has toxic properties and should never be used as aromatherapy.

Also, do not confuse it with Chamomile German. Though very similar in color and uses, they are two totally different oils. In Chinese medicine, Tanacetum is considered yin energy and wood element. Helps release emotions linked to the past and dispels anger.

When used on the throat area, helps expression of true feelings and is associated with the 5th chakra.

Physical Description

Dark blue in color, medium consistency.

Aromatic Description

Refreshing, aromatic, herbaceous, fruity, complex, and deeply sweet.

Biological Makeup and Components

Chamazulene (sesqueterpenes), b-myrcene, camphor, sabinene, b-eudesmol, 3,6-dihydrochamazulene, b-pinene, a-phellandrene

Extraction Technique

Steam distillation from flowers.

Information for Aromatherapists

Tanacetum Annuum essential oil is a middle note and blends well with all the Chamomile oils, Geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Marjoram, Myrtle and Neroli.

Use no more than 5% in a blend.

Our Tanacetum Annuum essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers or carrier oils.

  • Generally non-toxic, non-irritant. May cause dermatitis in some individuals.
  • Will stain skin and clothing if applied neat.
  • Do not apply undiluted to the skin.
  • Any person with a history of plant or food allergies should read ingredients before using.
  • For external use only. Do not ingest.
  • If you are pregnant, epileptic, have cancer, have liver issues, or any other serious illness, we strongly suggest you consult a medical professional prior to using this essential oil.
  • Always keep essential oils out of reach of children.
  • Keep this oil tightly closed and in room temperature or cooler spot.
Additional Safety Information


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.

The information provided on this web site is compiled from common knowledge and is intended for your general knowledge only and has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.