This CO2 Extracted Vanilla Essential Oil is a yellowish, light brown mobile liquid with a smooth, luxurious vanilla aroma. Containing 6% vanillin, the aroma is strong yet not overpowering. CO2 vanilla oil is extremely therapeutic, gentle and aromatic, and blends well with other oils. CO2 Extracted Vanilla is much stronger than vanilla extract used in cooking. Vanillin, one of the main components of Vanilla essential oil, has been studied and proven for its anti-mutagenic activity of the cells and to inhibit chemical carcinogenesis. Vanilla essential oil also has sedative-like properties and can be used to calm and relax the brain and nerves to promote sleep. Vanilla essential oil may be used in skincare blends, as the oil is commonly used for a reversal effect on skin damage caused by free radicals, which may slow the signs of aging, such as fine lines, wrinkles, and age spots.
Specific Benefits of Vanilla Essential Oil as follows: Emotionally warming and destressing... The familiar, comforting aroma of vanilla essential oil evokes pleasant memories, and is ideal for achieving comfort in moments of stress and uncertainty.
Natural perfumery ingredient... Vanilla essential oil adds a rich, sweet aroma to natural perfumery blends. It also highlights and draws out other essential oils used in the blend.
Food Flavoring... This food grade and delicious tasting oil has application in baking, confectionery, candies, and ice cream.
Perfumery Note: Base
Aroma: Rich, Sweet, and Vanilla-like
Blends with: Bergamot, Frankincense, Jasmine, Lemon, Mandarin, Opoponax, Patchouli, Rose, Sandalwood, Vetiver, Ylang Ylang
Recipes We Love: Aphrodisiac bath:
10 drops Vanilla Essential Oil
Mix the essential oils with the argan oil in order to allow the blend to disperse evenly in the bath water.
4 drops Vanilla Essential Oil
Mix the essential oils and rub the blend onto your chest and to the back of your neck.
Elegant Natural Perfume:
2 drops Vanilla Essential Oil
Mix the oils together and apply a few drops to your wrists, to your neck, or any other part of your body.