TC Essential Oils
Anise seed has a long history of use as a spice and medicine.The health benefits of Anise Essential Oil can be attributed to its properties as an anti-epileptic, anti-hysteric, anti-rheumatic, antiseptic, anti-spasmodic, aperient, carminative, friendly, decongestant and a sedative. It has been used as a spice and flavoring agent since ancient times.
- Add a few drops to a cotton ball and place anywhere that mice or any bugs are an issue
- Diffuse or inhale if you have nausea problem
- Relieve hiccups if you diffuse or inhale
- It helps soothe sore and aching muscles when you add it to your massage creams or lotions
- Add a few drops of anise oil to almond oil and massage onto the abdomen. This can help ease muscular and menstrual cramping
Botanical Name : Pimpinella anisum
PARTS USED : Seed
EXTRACTION METHOD : Steam distillation
BLENDS WELL WITH : Bay, black pepper, ginger, lavender, orange, pine, rose
Oil Specific: Avoid while pregnant or breast-feeding. May cause skin irritation.
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.
IMPORTANT: All TC products are for external use only unless otherwise indicated. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease, and it should not be used by anyone who is pregnant or under the care of a medical practitioner. Please refer to our policies for further details, and our disclaimer below.