Aromatherapy Essential Oils

Angelica Essential Oil

Angelica Essential Oil

Angelica archangelica

Angelica essential oil has medium viscosity and is extracted from rhizome, seeds & herb itself.

It was originated in Africa & was introduced in Europe, Asia & Soviet Union. it is found in German, Scotland, Holland & Lapland.

Extraction Method:
The oil is extracted from the roots, rhizome and seeds and extraction method used is steam distillation.

Chemical composition:
Borneol, Linalool, Bergaptene, Limonene, Phellandrene, Pinene, Sesquiterpenes, Angelic acid, Sitosterol, Phenolic acids, Coumarins and Angelicin.

Therapeutic properties:
The therapeutic properties of Angelica essential oil are - antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, carminative, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, hepatic, stimulant, stomachic, and a general tonic.

Angelica essential oil can be used to help in the treatment of the following:

  1. dull congested skin
  2. irritation
  3. psoriasis
  4. accumulation of toxins
  5. arthritis
  6. rheumatism
  7. water retention
  8. bronchitis
  9. coughs
  10. gout
  11. anemia
  12. anorexia
  13. flatulence
  14. indigestion
  15. fatigue
  16. migraine
  17. nervous tension
  18. stress related disorders


  • Angelica essential oil may over stimulate the nervous system.
  • The essential oil extracted from the root can cause photo-toxicity which in turn could cause irritation if the skin is exposed to the sun.
  • Safety during pregnancy should be taken.
  • It should not be used by diabetics.

Blends well with:

Basil, Chamomile, Geranium, Grapefruit, Lavender, Lemon, Mandarin & Patchouli.