Essential Oil Profile
Botanical Name: Jasminum Sambac
Country of Origin: India
Extraction Method: Solvent extraction
Scent Profile: Jasmine is known for its prominent floral scent that has a rich and intoxicating appeal. Used in many perfumes and blends for its exotic and romantic effect - powerful yet pleasant.
Perfumery Note: Base to Middle
THERAPEUTIC PROPERTIES / HEALTH BENEFITS
Jasmine is a powerful remedy for severe depression, sexual incompetence, and muscular pains. For skin, Jasmine is widely used to tone dry and sensitive skin, making it a perfect ingredient in the common skincare market.
|Increases libido||Facilitate lactation|
|Restores confidence||Increases elasticity|
|Treats severe depression||Reduce acne scarring|
JASMINE IN SKIN CARE
Fades scar marks: Jasmine oil can be mixed into lotions or creams that can be used to treat dry or sensitive skin. Scarred skin caused by acne, chicken pox or boils can also be treated using this oil.
Treats mild eczema: Due to its soothing properties, Jasmine can also treat mild skin conditions such as eczema and dermatitis. However, avoid applying the oil onto cracked or open wounds on the skin, as it may cause an allergic reaction or irritation.
How to use for face care
Add one drop of essential oil to one dollop of your face cream or lotion and apply every two days. Do not be tempted to add more oil. Higher doses do not work better than regular applications.
How to use for body care
Use no more than 4 to 5 drops for every 5ml of body lotion or carrier oil. Apply the mixture all over skin and pat dry or allow full absorption.
JASMINE IN HEALTH CARE
Facilitates lactation: Lactating mothers can increase their milk supply using Jasmine oil. It can also lower the chances of breast tumour and cancer. Apart from caring for the breasts, Jasmine is also good for uterine health, promoting proper function of the organ.
Increase libido: A natural aphrodisiac, Jasmine can stimulate sexual desires and cure problems such as premature ejaculation, frigidity and impotency. Using this romantic oil will also impact certain hormones and chemical reactions within the body, enabling newly sparked sex life.
HOW TO USE
– In a water mist diffuser
– In an oil burner
– In baths or inhalation
BLENDS WELL WITH
Jasmine blends with the essential oils of bergamot, sandalwood, rose and citrus fruits such as oranges, lemons and grapefruits.
Jasmine has plenty of benefits for new mothers, however, one should avoid using Jasmine during pregnancy and the actual birthing process as it is emmenagogic and will promote blood flow.