dōTERRA Cardamom Essential Oil - 5ml (NHP)

Derived from the seeds of the popular kitchen spice, Cardamom essential oil is often used both to flavor food and beverages and for its calm and relaxing aroma. Cardamom essential oil also has an invigorating effect on the skin and offers a unique cooling sensation when applied topically.

  • 5ml
$3600 USD $4000 USD

Celebrated as a popular spice in many international cuisines, Cardamom oil is infused with a warm, spicy, slightly fruity aroma and provides a host of favourable benefits. As a registered Natural Health Product, Cardamom essential oil is known for its applications in aromatherapy to help relieve cough and cold symptoms, as well as digestive discomfort. NPN 80060953.

Description

Because of its enriching aromatic properties, Cardamom essential oil has proven to be most beneficial when used in aromatherapy. You can capture the therapeutic benefits of Cardamom oil by diffusing, adding a drop to a bowl of steaming water, or utilizing in an abdominal or chest massage to help address symptoms of coughs and colds during the winter season or to help relieve digestive discomfort whenever the need arises.

Uses

  • Used in aromatherapy to help relieve colds and cough.
  • Used in aromatherapy as a carminative and antispasmodic for symptomatic relief of digestive discomfort.

Directions for Use

Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with a carrier oil to minimize any skin sensitivity.

Cautions

Not for oral use. Keep out of reach of children. External use only. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes; if this happens, rinse thoroughly with vegetable oil. If accidental ingestion occurs, seek urgent medical attention or contact a Poison Control Center. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have epilepsy or asthma, or if symptoms persist or worsen. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding do not use this product. Do not expose the applied area(s) to the sun for 24 to 48 hours after application. If you experience nausea, dizziness, headache, or an allergic reaction, discontinue use. For prolonged use, consult a healthcare practitioner.

Primary Benefits

  • Helps relieve colds and coughs
  • Helps relieve symptoms of digestive discomfort

Aromatic Description

Spicy, fruity, warm, balsamic

Collection Method

Steam Distillation

Plant Part

Seed

Main Constituents

Terpinyl acetate, 1, 8-cineole, linalyl acetate, sabinene, linalool