Pure, Therapeutic Jasmine Grandiflorum Absolute, also called Catalonia Jasmine, Royal Jasmine and Spanish Jasmine
Extraction method / Source
Solvent extraction / Fresh flower petals
Warm, sweet, exotic floral, tenacious fragrance
Benzyl acetate, Benzyl benzoate, Linalool, Eugenol, Methyl Jasmonate, Indole
Botanical family: Oleaceae
Jasmine grandiflorum is a species of Jasmine native to China, South Asia, the Arabian Peninsula and parts of Africa, but is now widely cultivated in warm temperate and subtropical regions. This deciduous ornamental shrub grows to 6 - 12 feet in height, and produces long green leaves and highly fragrant, large white flowers.
Regions of Production
Cultivated without the use of chemical fertilizers or pesticides.
History / Fun Facts
Jasmine flowers are used abundantly in Buddhist and Hindu temples, and plays an important role in Ayurvedic Medicine. The flowers are popular as a flavoring in teas, and the absolute is used widely in the fragrance industry.
AMildly analgesic (narcotic-like), antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, anxiolytic, emollient, euphoric, sedative, uterine tonic
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Uses / Benefits
Helpful during labor (relieves pain and strengthens contractions), reduces uterine spasms and menstrual cramps, promotes milk production. Helps relieve spasmodic cough, hoarseness, mucus production. Luxurious emollient in skin care products and an exotic element in perfumes.
Helps relieve anger, worry, apathy and lack of confidence. Helps restore creativity and reawaken passion. Helps relieve post-partum depression and PMS. Aphrodisiac.
Modes of Administration
Topical: massage, compress, bath, skin care
Inhalation: direct inhalation, aromatherapy inhaler
Blends well with
Bergamot, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Cypress, Galbanum, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Nutmeg, Orange, Patchouli, Rose, Sandalwood, Spearmint
Use with caution in pregnancy. Use in low dilution.
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