St. John's Wort - Pure Essential Oil
St. John's Wort, or Hypericum perforatum, is a flowering plant in the family Hypericaceae. It is native to temperate parts of Europe and Asia, but was introduced to North America from Europe and has spread to temperate regions worldwide as a cosmopolitan invasive weed. It is well-known in herbal medicine as an antidepressant.
The oil is transparent and colourless liquid, with a warm and herbaceous aroma, reminiscent of wild carrot seed oil. It is not commonly used in perfumery but is favoured in aromatherapy. It can add a magical or aromatherapeutic healing quality to your perfume blends as well as making a great diffusing oil.
It is traditionally used as a sedative and for the treatment of depression or melancholy, for its excellent anti-inflammatory and healing properties, and as an antiseptic.
It blends with citrus oils, ginger, Peru balsam,
Characteristics: soft, herbal, balsamic, earthy, warm
Presented in a 5ml black glass bottle with dropper top or a 15ml bottle with euro dropper.
Pure plant extract / handmade in small batches / 100% authentic botanical essences