Fennel 100% Pure Joy Naturals is a favorite essential oil today for its ability to minimize hunger (which is really funny because it comes from “Hungary”). It also eases digestive problems, stimulate estrogen production and more. Add 4 drops to 1 ounce of fractionated coconut oil and massage onto stomach and chest. when you begin to explore Fennel’s vast therapeutic properties, you will be inclined to make this wonderful oil an important part of your self-care routine.
Fennel essential oil has a characteristic sweet, earthy aroma, much like aniseed. Although its most popular use is that of a digestive agent, Fennel also possesses antiseptic, antifungal and anti-inflammatory properties. It is also a potent antispasmodic and analgesic, which makes it particularly helpful in treating women-related problems.
Botanical Name: Foeniculum vulgare dulce
Main Constituents: Anethol: 71.9% Fenchone: 13.6% Limonene: 4.9%
Plant Part: Seeds
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, clear to pale yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A top note with a medium aroma, Fennel Sweet Essential Oil has a similar to that of black licorice.
Blends With: Bergamot, Lavender, Frankincense and Rose.
Product Abstract: Also known as Common Fennel, Fennel is an erect growing perennial herb native to southern Europe and the Mediterranean area. Reaching a height of 1.5 meters (approximately 4.5 feet), the plant has yellow flowers. Bitter Fennel was known as fenkle in the Middle Ages, from the Latin foenum meaning ‘hay’.
Cautions: DO NOT DRINK essential oils. Dilute before use; may cause skin irritation in some individuals, so a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children. For best results Diffuse or use topically with a carrier oil.
Pure Joy Naturals provides this essential oils guide for educational purposes only and not as medical advice. Please consult a qualified healthcare practitioner or resource on essential oil uses, safety and precautions for all essential oils.