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    BARGAMOT OIL

Botanical Name :Citrus Bergamia

Common Name : Bergamot Essential Oil

CAS # : 8007-75-8, F.E.M.A. : 2153

Plant Parts Used : Peel

Extraction Method : Cold Pressed

Color & Odor : Golden yellow amber clear liquid with citrus woody orange odor

Description :

The bergamot orange is a fruit, small and roughly pear shaped. The fruit is sour and its aromatic peel is used to produce an essential oil.

Constituents & Specifications :

Limonene, nerol, linalyl acetate, linalool, linalyl acetate, linalool, limonene and -terpinene.

Specific Gravity : 0.87600 - 0.88400 @ 25 °C

Refractive Index : 1.46400 - 1.46600 @ 20 °C

Properties :

Analgesic, antidepressant, antiseptic, antibiotic, anti-spasmodic, stomachic, calmative, cicatrisant, deodorant, digestive, febrifuge, insect repellents.

Benefits & Uses :

It is mostly used in blending aromatherapy oils used for massaging. It is useful to treat coughs and colds, indigestion and hiccups in children.

Widely used in intestinal parasites, nervous eczema, stress, fear, anxiety, depression and tension. It also has cosmetic applications including skin infections and in psoriasis

    CEDARWOOD OIL

Botanical Name :Cedrus deodara

Common Name : Cedar oil, Cedrus deodara oil

CAS # : 8000-27-9

Plant Parts Used : Wood

Extraction Method : Steam distillation

Color & Odor : Light golden yellow viscous transparent liquid with woody, sweet, slight aroma

Description :

The trees grows upto 30 m, single-stemmed, crown narrowly erect to conical, round or flattened. Bark is brown, exfoliating in thin strips, that of small branchlets (5-10 mm diam.)

Constituents & Specifications :

Cedarwood oil has various chemical compounds that include atlantone, caryophyllene, cedrol, cadinene, a-cedrene, b-cedrene, thujopsene, other sesquiterpenes and widdrol.

Specific Gravity : 0.97200 - 0.98300 @ 25°C

Refractive Index : 1.51400 - 1.52900 @ 20°C

Properties :

Antiseborrhoeic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, fungicide insecticide, sedative and tonic. It has a calming and soothing effect on the mind and is of great help in conditions associated with anxiety and nervous tension

Benefits & Uses :

Cedarwood oil benefits the skin by its sedating ability which relieves itching. Its astringent action is great for acne, oily skin as well as for hair and dandruff.

It is useful for chest and urinary infections, arthritis and rheumatism.

This high graded fragrance oil is excellent to scent candles, freshen potpourri, in soap making, massage oils and bath oil and high class perfumery.

Cedarwood is excellent repellent used for mothproofing and other insects.

    CHAMOMILE OIL (BLUE)

Botanical Name : Matricaria chamomilla

Common Name : Blue chamomile oil, Camomile oil, German Chamomile, Wild chamomile

CAS # : 8002-66-2, F.E.M.A. : 2273

Plant Parts Used : Flowers

Extraction Method : Cold Pressed

Color & Odor : Pale yellow to amber liquid with herbal like chamomile odor

Description :

Camomile is a small perennial herb with a hairy stem and feathery pinnate leaves, daisy like white flowers (larger than those of German camomile) and grows about 25 cm high.

Constituents & Specifications :

Chamomile oil has various chemical compounds that include Chamazulene, bisabolol oxide A, a-bisabolol, bisabolol oxide B & bisabolone oxide A, Volatile oil, flavonoids, coumarins, plant acids, fatty acids, cyanogenic gly-cosides, salicylate derivatives, polysa

Specific Gravity : 0.91300 - 0.95300 @ 25°C

Refractive Index : 1.48000 - 1.50500 @ 20°C

Properties :

Analgesic, anti-spasmodic, antiseptic, antibiotic, anti-inflammatory, anti-infectious, anti-depressant, anti-neuralgic, carminative, vulnerary, sedative, nervine, digestive, tonic and digestive.

Benefits & Uses :

Blue chamomile oil is used for treating any type of internal or external inflammation as well as is very effective on urinary stones (bladder gravel) as well.

It helps in stimulating liver & gall bladder, thereby improving digestion and in treating menstrual & menopausal problems.

It has miracle effect for treating red, dry & irritated skin as well as calming allergies, psoriasis, eczema and all other flaky skin problems.

    CINNAMON BARK OIL

Botanical Name :Cinnamomum zeylanicum

Common Name : Cinnamon Oil, Cinnamon Bark Essential Oil

CAS # : 8015-91-6, F.E.M.A. : 2291

Plant Parts Used : Bark

Extraction Method : Steam Distillation

Color & Odor : Reddish brown with warm, spicy scent.

Description :

The leaves as well as bark are the plant parts from which cinnamon oil is extracted. . Cinnamon Oil is known for it's peppery, earthy oil that is bright, yet slightly woody scent.

Constituents & Specifications :

Cinnamon oil has various chemical compounds that include eugenol, eugenol acetate, cinnamic aldehyde and benzyl benzoate.

Specific Gravity : 1.01000 - 1.03000 @ 25.00 °C

Refractive Index : 1.57300 - 1.59100 @ 20.00 °C

Properties :

Anthelmintic, antidiarrheal, antidote, antimicrobal, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiputrescent, aphrodisiac, astingent, carminative, digestive, emmenagogue, hemostatic, orexigenic, parasticide, refrigerant, spasmolytic, stimulant, stomachic and vermifuge

Benefits & Uses :

Oil is used for flavoring confectionery and liqueurs. It is also used in pharmaceutical and dental preparations.

Cinnamon is used as spice flavor, can be readily oxidized.

Cinnamon bark oils are used as a stimulant for the circulation, as an antiseptic, as an occasional aphrodisiac. Good for easing arthritis pain, muscle pain and adding heat to the body, but should only be used when highly diluted in a carrier oil.

    CLOVE BUD OIL

Botanical Name :Eugenia caryophyllus

Common Name : Syzygium aromaticum l. bud oil, Eugenia caryophyllus l. bud oil

CAS # : 8000-34-8 F.E.M.A. : 2323

Plant Parts Used : Bud

Extraction Method : Steam Distillation

Color & Odor : Light golden yellow clear liquid with Spicy, warming yet slightly bitter, woody, reminiscent of true clove buds but richer aroma.

Description :

A slender evergreen with a smooth gray trunk, up to 12 meters high. At the start of the rainy season long buds appear that have a rosy-pink corolla at the tip.

Constituents & Specifications :

Clove bud oil has various chemical compounds that include Eugenol, eugenyl acetate and caryophyllene.

Specific Gravity : 1.03800 - 1.06000 @ 25 °C

Refractive Index : 1.52700 - 1.53500 @ 20 °C

Properties :

It acts like antiseptic ,antihistamine, antioxidant, aphrodisiac, antifungal, anti-viral, powerful bactericidal-large spectrum, antiparasitic, anthelmintic, antiemetic, expectorant, cicatrizant, spasmolytic, splenetic, stimulant (general, digestive, sexual) and tonic(nervous, hypertensive).

Benefits & Uses :

Clove bud oil is useful in the treatment of arthritis, asthma, bronchitis, rheumatism, sprains, strains and toothache.

It can be used for acne, bruises, burns and cuts, keeping infection at bay and as a pain reliever. It helps with toothache, mouth sores, rheumatism and arthritis.

It is beneficial to the digestive system, effective against vomiting, diarrhea, flatulence, spasms and parasites, as well as bad breath.

Clove bud oil is used as an ingredient in food, alcoholic beverages and soft drinks. It is also used in the production of printing ink, glue, and varnish. Clove is reported to stop nicotine addiction.

    EUCALYPTUS OIL

Botanical Name :Eucalyptus globulus

Common Name : Eucalyptus globulus oil, Eucalyptus globulus leaf oil

CAS # : 8000-48-4 F.E.M.A. : 2466

Plant Parts Used : Leaves & branches

Extraction Method : Steam Distillation

Color & Odor : Colorless to pale yellow clear liquid with fresh, balsamic, camphor-like odor.

Description :

Eucalyptus essential oil is obtained from the leaves and the branches of the eucalyptus tree.

Constituents & Specifications :

Eucalyptus oil has various chemical compounds that include Cineol, pinene, limonene, cymene, phellandrene, terpinene, aromadendrene.

Specific Gravity : 0.90500 - 0.92500 @ 25°C

Refractive Index : 1.45800 - 1.46500 @ 20°C

Properties :

Aperitif, antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, depurative, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, galactagogue, laxative, stimulant, stomachic, splenic, tonic and vermifuge.

Benefits & Uses :

Eucalyptus Globulus Essential Oil is fantastic on skin ailments such as burns, blisters, wounds, insect bites, lice and skin infections, as well as to combat the effects of colds and the flu.

It provides quite natural treatment for respiratory ailments, bronchitis, feverish conditions, the flu and skin problems such as burns, ulcers and wounds.

Eucalyptus essential oil is highly antiseptic but also very inexpensive, so it's used specifically in aftershaves, colognes, mouthwashes, and household cleansers.

It is used in making deodrants for men due to its balsamic odour.

    ORGANIC FRANKINCENSE OIL (OLIBANUM OIL)

Botanical Name :Boswellia Serrata

Common Name : Olibanum oil or Frankincense essential oil, Luban, Gond

CAS # : 8016-36-2, F.E.M.A. : 2816

Plant Parts Used : Resin

Extraction Method : Steam Distillation

Color & Odor : pale-yellow or pale-amber in color with a strong, fresh, balsamic scent

Description :

Olibanum is basically a gum-resin from small trees and thorny bushes of the Burseracean family.

Constituents & Specifications :

Beta-caryophyllene, alpha-copaene, alpha-humulene and caryophyllene oxide

Specific Gravity : 0.844 - 0.849 @ 72°F

Refractive Index : 1.465 - 1.469 @ 72°F

Properties :

Antiseptic, astringent, carminative, digestive, diuretic, sedative and as a tonic. Also used in high class incense, perfumery & other fragrances.

Benefits & Uses :

Olibanum Oil gives peaceful and calming effect on the mind.

It perk up and revamp the lost energy, respiratory disorders can be cured.

Beneficial results can be observed in combating anxiety, asthma, bronchitis, stress, cough, scars & stretch marks.

    GINGER OIL

Botanical Name :Zingiber Officinalis

Common Name : Ginger root oil, Ginger essential oil

CAS # : 8007-08-7, F.E.M.A. : 2522

Plant Parts Used : Root (Rhizomes)

Extraction Method : Steam Distillation

Color & Odor : Pale yellow to yellow clear liquid with spicy, woody, warm ginger odor

Description :

Ginger is a perennial herb that can stand up to about 3 - 4 feet high and has a thick spreading tuberous rhizome. The root of ginger is macerated and distilled over high heat, for extracting the oil.

Constituents & Specifications :

Ginger oil has various chemical compounds that include pinene, camphene, pinene, cineole, linalool, borneol, terpineol, nerol, neral, geraniol, geranial, geranyl acetate, bisabolene, zingiberene

Specific Gravity : 0.8900 - 0.8990 @ 72°F

Refractive Index : 1.4950 - 1.5600 @ 72°F

Properties :

Ginger oil is analgesic, anti-emetic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, bactericidal, carminative, cephalic, expectorant, febrifuge, laxative, rubefacient, stimulant, stomachic, sudorific and tonic. Ginger is warming, stimulating and grounding. It aids memory and is an aphrodisiac and also helps with pain relief and detoxification.

Benefits & Uses :

Ginger oil is used in the treatment of fractures, rheumatism, arthritis, bruising, carbuncles, diarrhea, colic, cramps, nausea, hangovers, travel and sea sickness, colds and flu, sores on the skin, sore throat,catarrh, congestion, coughs, sinusitis, chills and fever.

Ginger oil is a seasoning and flavors sweets, including cakes, cookies, breads, and beverages. Also used in lot of perfumery creation and blending with other essential oils.

    HOLY BASIL OIL (OCIMUM SANCTUM OIL)

Botanical Name :Ocimum Sanctum

Common Name : Holy Basil Oil, Tulsi

CAS # : 91845-35-1

Plant Parts Used : Leaves & Seeds

Extraction Method : Steam Distillation

Color & Odor : Pale Yellow to Yellow colour with Sweet, Pungent and typical odour of Eugenol

Description :

It is derived form the plant of Ocimum sanctum belonging to family Labiatae. It has been widely grown throughout the world and commonly cultivated in gardens.

Constituents & Specifications :

Specific Gravity : 0.92550 - 0.9260

Refractive Index : 1.242 - 1.249

Properties :

Helpful for nervous system disorders such as depression, headache, hypertension, insomnia, migraine, nervous tensi

Benefits & Uses :

Basil oil used in flavoring liquor, chewing Tooth paste, cold rub oil etc.

It is used in flavoring, cosmetics, soap, Pharmaceuticals and perfumery.

Traditionally Ocimum sanctum is used in malarial fevers, gastric disorders and in hepatic infections. Ocimum sanctum leaves is also used in bronchitis, ringworm and other cutaneous diseases and earache. The leaves are used as a nerve tonic and to sharpen memory. Ocimum sanctum leaves are abundant in tannins like gallic acid, chlorogenic acid etc and also contain alkaloids, glycosides, and saponins along with the volatile oil. The major active constituents of Holy basil leaves include urosolic acid.

    JASMINE OIL (JASMINUM GRANDIFLORUM)

Botanical Name :Jasminum grandiflorum

Common Name : Jasmin oil, jasminum grandiflorum l. oil, Jasmine essential oil

CAS # : 8022-96-6, F.E.M.A. : 2600

Plant Parts Used : Flowers

Extraction Method : Steam Distillation

Color & Odor : Deep brown with a golden tinge viscouse liquid with warm, floral, exotic odor

Description :

Jasmine is an evergreen, fragile, climbing shrub, that can grow up to 10 meters (33 feet) high and has dark green leaves and small white star-shaped flowers.

Constituents & Specifications :

Jasmine oil has various chemical compounds that include Benzyl acetate,inalool, benzyl alcohol, indole, benzyl benzoate, cis-jasmone, geraniol, methyl anthranilate, p.cresol, farnesol, cis-3-hexenyl benzoate, eugenol, nerol, ceosol, benzoic acide, benzaldehyde, terpineol, nerolidol, isophytol and phytol.

Specific Gravity : 0.92000 - 0.97500 @ 25.00 °C

Refractive Index : 1.47500 - 1.49500 @ 20.00 °C

Properties :

Analgesic (mild), antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, carminative, cicatrisant, expectorant, galactagogue, parturient, perfume, deodorant, sedative and tonic (uterine).

Benefits & Uses :

Jasmine Grandiflorum is well respected for its aphrodisiac properties. It is a sensual, soothing, calming oil that promotes love and peace.

Jasmine oil helps with sexual problems such as impotence, premature ejaculation and frigidity.

Jasmine oil is used extensively in creation of fragrance for perfumery industry. It is used to scent candles, Incence, freshen potpourri, in soap making, massage oils and bath oil, air fresheners.

    JOJOBA OIL

Botanical Name :Simmondsia chinensis

Common Name : Jojoba seed oil, Jojoba carrier oil, Jojoba oil golden

CAS # : 90045-98-0

Plant Parts Used : Seeds

Extraction Method : Cold pressed

Color & Odor : Golden colored liquid with blend herbal odor.

Description :

The jojoba oil is extracted from the seed of the plant. Female jojoba plants produce a seed that contains 40-60% liquid wax.

Constituents & Specifications :

Jojoba oil has various chemical compounds that include chained C20 and C22 fatty acids and alcohols and two unsaturated bonds, which make the oil susceptible to many different types of chemical manipulations.

Specific Gravity : 0.90500 - 0.92500 @ 25°C

Refractive Index : 1.46000 - 1.46800 @ 25°C

Properties :

It has antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, mosturinzing, soothing, lubricat, non irritant, anti-bacterial properties. It is used as liquid wax and due to its odorless property it can easily be used in homemade skin creams, perfumes and body oil

Benefits & Uses :

Jojoba Oil is a most popular addition for skin care products, and is often used alone as a facial oil as it contains natural collagen.

Jojoba Oil can help heal acne, athlete’s foot, cuts, mouth sores, pimples and warts. It is very good moisturinser and used as make up remover.

It is used for fragrance because of its advanced molecular stability.

Jojoba Oil is superb in Massage Oils, Hair Oils, Soaps, and Skin & Hair Preparations.

    LEMON OIL

Botanical Name :Citrus limon

Common Name : Lemon oil, Lemon peel oil, Lemon essential oil

CAS # : 8008-56-8, F.E.M.A. : 2625

Plant Parts Used : Peel

Extraction Method : Cold pressed

Color & Odor : Pale yellow with greenish tint with Strong, Clear, Citrus odor

Description :

This evergreen tree grows up to about 6 meters (20 feet) and has dark green serrated oval leaves with pink/white flowers that are highly perfumed.

Constituents & Specifications :

Lemon oil has various chemical compounds that include Limonene, Citral, Geranial, Citronellyl Acetate, Pinene, carotene and pectin.

Specific Gravity : 0.84900 to 0.85500 @ 25°C

Refractive Index : 1.47200 to 1.47400 @ 20°C

Properties :

It is anti-viral, antitoxic, adaptogen, antifungal, antiseptic, antisclerotic, bactericidal, cicatrizant, insecticidal, diuretic, diaphoretic, febrifuge, vermifuge, hemostatic, hypotensive, vasoconstrictor and decongestant,

Benefits & Uses :

It is highly detoxifying and energizing and also fresh and zesty.

It works like general tonic, infections, detoxification, general fatigue, obesity, balances sebum, acne, oils, warts. It further enhances the shine and growth of hair and nails.

It reduces physical exhaustion, digestion, rheumatism, arthritis, colds, flu and all respiratory disorders. It is also used for clearing skin problems related to acne, greasy skin, removing dead skin cells and easing painful cold sores.

It has high value in flavorings & fragrances industries.

    LEMONGRASS OIL

Botanical Name :Cymbopogon citratus

Common Name : Lemon grass oil, Lemongrass essential oil

CAS # : 8007-02-1, F.E.M.A. : 2624

Plant Parts Used : Leaves

Extraction Method : Steam Distillation

Color & Odor : Pale yellow to yellow liquid with lemony, green, citral, floral and citrus-like odor

Description :

Lemongrass Oil is derived from Lemongrass, which is a fast growing, tall, aromatic perennial grass native to Asia.

Constituents & Specifications :

Lemongrass oil has various chemical compounds that include myrcene, citronellal, geranyl acetate, nerol, geraniol, neral and traces of limonene and citral.

Specific Gravity : 0.88700 - 0.89900 @ 25°C

Refractive Index : 1.47800 - 1.49700 @ 20°C

Properties :

It has antidepressant, antiseptic, bactericide, carminative, deodorant, digestive, diuretic, fungicide, galactagogue, insecticide, prophylactic, stimulant and tonic properties.

Its aroma inspires and brings fresh energy, clears the mind. This reviving oil will re-energize a person and helps the body recover after illness by invigorating the glandular system.

It is popular skin care ingredient for oily, mature and inflamed skin (in moderation).

It is used in insect repellents, room sprays, soaps and detergents.

Lemongrass essential oil can also be used as a deodorant to curb perspiration.

Lemon grass features in Indonesian, Malaysian, Sri Lankan and Indian cooking and is widely used in savoury dishes and meat, poultry, seafood and vegetable curries and also in herbal tea.

    MORINGA OIL

Botanical Name :Moringa Oliefera

Common Name : Moringa, Horse Radish Tree, Drumstick Tree, Sahijan

CAS # : 93165-54-9, F.E.M.A. : 2406

Plant Parts Used : Seeds

Extraction Method : Cold Pressed

Color & Odor : Pale yellow to green in colour and odourless

Description :

It is a very stable oil which is highly nutritious for the skin. This oil is much similar olive oil in composition but still it's very light.

Constituents & Specifications :

Oleic (67% to 72%), Palmitic and Stearic

Specific Gravity : 0.95 - 0.96 @ 72°F

Properties :

It has numerous antioxidants in it, the oil does not become rancid for several years after it is produced. This makes Moringa oil sought after for a number of health and beauty applications. Moringa oil is viable for use as a cooking oil, it is occasionally used as a dressing for vegetables, salads, and other green dishes.

Benefits & Uses :

Moringa carrier oil is highly valued in cosmetic industries. It is considered to best for massage and aromatherapy applications.

The oil finds application in a range of products including anti-aging cream, hair care products, soap and body wash, face cream, perfume and deodrant.

Moringa oil is a popular natural supplement to increase the health and strength of the hair and scalp.

Moringa oil can be massaged into the hair and scalp and allowed to remain there for several minutes, delivering rejuvenating vitamins and minerals to the follicles of the hair and tissue of the scalp. Regular massage with this oil can help reduce split ends and dandruff.

Moringa oil can also be found in hand lotions, lip balm, and other products that target dry and flaking skin, and is a popular ingredient in blended massage oils. It is pleasant to the touch, warms well, is not sticky, and combines well with other oils and fragrances.

    NEEM OIL

Botanical Name :Azadirachta Indica

Common Name : Neem seed oil, Azadirachta Indica oil, Azadirachta indica l. seed oil, Margosa oil

CAS # : 8002-65-1

Plant Parts Used : Seed

Extraction Method : Cold Pressed

Color & Odor : Pale brow liquid with rich, earthy and green musty smell

Description :

Neem is a medium sized to large tree characterized by its short straight trunk, furrowed dark brown to gray bark and dense rounded crowns of pinnate leaves.

Constituents & Specifications :

Neem oil has various chemical compounds that include Margosic Acid, Nimbin,Nimbidin, Nimbinin, Kaempeerol, Azadirone, Quercursertin, B – Sitosterol, Praisine,Vanilic Acid, Nimbicetin and Meliacins.

Specific Gravity : 0.89000 to 0.89900 @ 25°C

Refractive Index : 1.47600 to 1.49000 @ 20°C

Properties :

It has antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal, antiseptic, and antiparasitic, astrigent, purgative, emollien, anti inflammatory, digestive, diuretic, laxative, expectorant, blood purifire, anti diabetic and tonic properties. It has strong contraceptive & repellant properties as well. It is excellent moisturizer.

Benefits & Uses :

Neem is a herbal remedy for the medication of fever, gastrointestinal disease, skin disorders, respiratory disease, intestinal parasites, immune system disorder and yeast infections in pets and many.

It may inhibit the development of viruses and prevent them from entering and infecting cells.

Neem oil is an appropriate herbal remedy for numerous skin disorders like acne, eczema, psoriasis, scabies etc. It is widely used for production of cosmetics like medicated sops, facial creams, nail polishes, nail oils, shampoos, conditioners etc.

Neem oil helps to control common pests like white flies, aphids, scales, mealy bugs, spider mites, locusts, thrips, and Japanese beetles, etc

Neem oil contains several compounds which have proven medicinal and agricultural uses of high value.

    ORGANIC ORANGE OIL

Botanical Name :Citrus aurantium

Common Name : Seville orange oil, Bitter orange peel oil, Sour orange oil

CAS # : 68916-04-1

Plant Parts Used : Peel

Extraction Method : Cold Pressed

Color & Odor : Pale yellow to yellow clear liquid with lively, fruity, sweet, citrusy fragrances much aromatic than sweet orange.t

Description :

It is distilled from the peel of the fruit. It has a lively, fruity, sweet aroma much aromatic than sweet orange.

Constituents & Specifications :

Orange oil has various chemical compounds that include limonene, camphene, myrcene, pinene, cymene, ocimene

Specific Gravity : 0.84500 - 0.85100 @ 25.00 °C

Refractive Index : 1.46900 - 1.47800 @ 20.00 °C

Properties :

Antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, bactericidal, carminative, deodorant, digestive, fungicidal, stimulant, stomachic and tonic.

Benefits & Uses :

It finds application in providing relief from colds, dull skin, constipation, flatulence, gums, flu, mouth, slow digestion and stress.

It is useful bronchitis, colds, constipation, dull and oily complexions, flu, flatulence, nervous tension, palpitations, poor circulation, slow digestion, spasm, water retention.

It is used in high class perfumery & other fragrances.

    PEPPERMINT OIL

Botanical Name :Mentha piperita

Common Name : Mentha piperita oil

CAS # : 8006-99-3 F.E.M.A. : 2848

Plant Parts Used : Leaves & Stem

Extraction Method : Steam Distillation

Color & Odor : Clear to pale yellow, sometimes greenish thin liquid with fresh, sweet, menthol-minty, herbaceous fragrance

Description :

Peppermint is a perennial herb that grows up to 1 meter (3 feet) high and has slightly hairy serrated leaves with pinkish-mauve flowers arranged in a long conical shape.

Constituents & Specifications :

Peppermint oil has various chemical compounds that include Menthyl Acetate, Menthone, Cineole, Limonene, Phellandrene, Pinene and Beta-Caryophyllene.

Specific Gravity : 0.89600 - 0.90800 @ 25 °C

Refractive Index : 0.89900 - 0.91100 @ 20 °C

Properties :

It is nalgesic, anesthetic, econgestant, emmenagogue, expectorant, febrifuge, antiseptic, antigalactagogue, antiphlogistic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, cephalic, cholagogue, cordial, decongestant, emmenagogue, expectorant, febrifuge, hepatic, nervine, stimulant, stomachic, sudorific, vasoconstrictor and vermifuge.

Benefits & Uses :

It is used as refreshing, mental stimulant, energizing, used to enhance well-being of digestive and respiratory system. It helps against upset stomachs, inhibits the growth of certain bacteria and can help smooth and relax muscles when inhaled or applied to the skin

Peppermint has a high menthol content, and is often used as a flavouring in tea, ice creams, confectinery, chewing gum and toothpaste.

It is used in different cosmetics and toiletries preparations especially in preparation of shampoos and soaps, which give the hair a minty scent and produce a cooling sensation on the skin.

Used in perfumery & other fragrances.

    ROSE OIL (CENTIFOLIA)

Botanical Name :Rosa centifolia

Common Name : Rose De MaI Oil, Rosa centifolia oil

CAS # : 8007-01-0, F.E.M.A. : 2989

Plant Parts Used : Flowers

Extraction Method : Steam Distillation

Color & Odor : Pale yellow clear liquid with sweet, floral, rosy odore

Description :

A small, erect, prickly shrub with unequal, large, hooked prickles and many bristles, leaves compound, alternate, leaflets usually five, rachis not prickly, flowers usually pink, very fragrant.

Constituents & Specifications :

Rose oil has various chemical compounds that include Citronellol, phenyl ethanol, geraniol, nerol, farnesol and stearpoten with traces of nonanol, linalool, nonanal, phenyl acetaldehyde, citral, carvone, citronellyl acetate, 2-phenylmenthyl acetate, methyl eugenol, eugenol and rose oxide.

Specific Gravity : 0.94340 - 0.99000 @ 25°C

Refractive Index : 1.49000 - 1.49000 @ 20°C

Properties :

Antidepressant, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, aphrodisiac, astringent, bactericidal, choleretic, cicatrisant, depurative, emmenagogue, haemostatic, hepatic, laxative, nervous system sedative, stomachic and a tonic for the heart, liver, stomach and uterus.

Benefits & Uses :

Rose oil soothes and balances the mind. It has antidepressant properties and can help alleviate anxiety, stress, nervous tension and help people deal with emotional problems such as anger, grief, sadness, and loss.

Rose is one of the best oils for treating female reproductive problems, PMT, menopausal symptoms and irregular periods. It is also beneficial for the physical heart and the respiratory and digestive systems. It can also help with headaches and migraines and is reputed to have aphrodisiac properties.

Rose oil stimulates the skin, while moisturizing and hydrating. It boosts all skin types and is particularly beneficial for dry, mature, inflamed and sensitive skin.

    ROSEMARY OIL

Botanical Name :Rosmarinus officinalis

Common Name : Rosmarinus officinalis l. leaf oil, Rosemary essential oil

CAS # : 8000-25-7, F.E.M.A. : 2992

Plant Parts Used : Leaves and flowering tops

Extraction Method : Steam Distillation

Color & Odor : Colorless to pale yellow clear liquid with herbal, camphor, woody, balsam fragrance

Description :

This evergreen tree can grow up to 40 meters (130 feet) and has a flat crown. The bark is a reddish-brown that is deeply fissured with needle-like gray-green leaves.

Constituents & Specifications :

Rosemary oil has various chemical compounds that include Pinenes, camphene, limonene, cineol, borneal, camphor, linalol, terpineol, octanone and bornyl acetate.

Specific Gravity : 0.89800 - 0.92200 @ 25°C

Refractive Index : 1.46600 - 1.47000 @ 25°C.

Properties :

Analgesic, antibacterial, antifungal, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, cholagogue, hypertensive, nervine, rubefacient, stimulant, stomachic and sudorific. It is also considered antidepressant and uplifting

Benefits & Uses :

Rosemary oil is used for all variety respiratory problems colds, sinusitis, lung congestion and asthma. Traditionally used for healing skin problems, it is commonly added in preparations to help acne, eczema, over production of skin oil, dermatitis, etc.

It's used in many citrus colognes, forest and oriental perfumes and eau de cologne. Rinses for dark hair often contain rosemary, as do room deodorants, household sprays, disinfectants and soaps. It is also used in inhalation, bath and massage.

Rosemary has a very old reputation for improving memory, and has been used as a symbol for remembrance.

    POMEGRANATE SEED OIL

Botanical Name :Punica granatum

Common Name : Pomegranate oil, Punica granatum seed oil

CAS # : 007-01-0, F.E.M.A. : 2989

Plant Parts Used : Seeds

Extraction Method : Cold pressed

Color & Odor : Pale yellow mobile liquid with little or no scent

Description :

An attractive shrub or small tree, to 20 or 30 ft (6 or 10 m) high, the pomegranate is much-branched, more or less spiny and extremely long-lived.

Constituents & Specifications :

Pomegranate seed oil has various chemical compounds that include Punicic acids, oleic acid, Linolenic acid, Palmitic acid etc. In which the Punicic acids about is about 80%.

Specific Gravity : 0.94340 - 0.99000 @ 25°C

Refractive Index : 1.49000 - 1.49000 @ 20°C

Properties :

Pomegranate seed oil adds moisture, has natural estrogenic properties, emollients, anti-oxidants, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, vermifuge,, improves skin elasticity, and protects the skin. It has unique healing properties and can revitalize dull or mature skin, assist with wrinkles, and to soothe minor skin irritations.

Benefits & Uses :

Pomegranate seed oil has been found to be of help prevent the formation of skin cancer by reducing the frequency of lesions and limit the occurrence of tumors.

A moisturising and nourishing oil containing over 60% punicic acid which gives the oil anti-inflammatory and anti-ageing properties.

It is used in making a very relishing syrups and sauces which are savoured in most European and Asian countries.

Pomegranate seeds add flavor and color to any fruit salad.