Certified Organic Fennel Essential Oil 15 ml
Fennel essential oil primarily affects the digestive and hormonal systems in the body. Fennel smells sweet, spicy and sharp, similar to anise. Indigenous to the Mediterranean, it is now cultivated in China, India and Russia. Fennel pairs well with herbal and floral essential oils and sandalwood.
Supports digestive system
Has been known to suppress the appetite
May provide cleansing effect to body
May support the body during PMS
May have a toning effect on facial muscles
Beneficial for retaining facial moisture
May provide a sense of courage and protection
May have a calming effect
May enhance memory
In ancient Greece, wealthy citizens ate fennel as a slimming aid. Poor people chewed fennel seeds for the same reason, to hush growling stomachs.
Can be applied neat, but dilution with a carrier oil is recommended, diffuse or inhale, generally recognized as safe (GRAS) for human consumption by the FDA.