Botanical Name: Foeniculum vulgare
Synonyms: Sweet Fennel
Composition: 100% Fennel essential oil, certified organic by USDA and EcoCert
Extraction: Water-steam distillation
Active Constituents: Trans-anethole, Fenchone
Color: Colorless to pale-yellow
About: Distilled from the aerial parts of the Fennel herb, Fennel essential oil has a sweet, herbaceous scent with notes of licorice. Traditionally used in aromatherapy to promote digestion and support muscles and joints. Do not use if pregnant or with children under five. Fennel should always be diluted below 5%.
Common Uses: Combined with a carrier oil at a 5% dilution or less, massage Fennel on the belly to promote digestive health or onto muscles and joints. Fennel essential oil may be diffused, but infrequently and in small amounts.
Blending Recommendations: Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cardamom, Coriander, Ginger, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Sweet Lime, Sweet Orange, Peppermint, Rosemary cineole, Rosemary verbenone, Spearmint.
- Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have endometriosis or estrogen-dependent cancers.
- Do not use with children under 5 years.
- Fennel should always be diluted below 5%. Maximum recommended dilution is 2.5-5%.
Shelf Life: 4 years in proper conditions.
Storage: Store with cap firmly closed, standing upright, out of direct heat and sunlight.
Notes: Non-GMO, No pesticides, No insecticides, No additives, Gluten free, Vegan, Cruelty free, No carrier oil added.
Further product details including essential oil chemistry profiles can be found on the Pranarom website.