Mugwort Essential Oil
Mugwort essential oil has a herbaceous, camphorous, sage-like scent. It is pale yellow in colour and has a light consistency.
It originated in Morocco.
Mugwort oil is extracted by the process of steam distillation.
A volatile oil, an acrid resin and tannin.
Antispasmodic, carminative, choleretic, diaphoretic, diuretic, emmenagogue, nervine, orexigenic, stimulant, stomachic, tonic (uterine, womb), vermifuge.
Uses: Mugwort essential oil helps in the treatment of :
- fevers and agues
- Use well diluted.
- Mugwort oil is toxic, arbortifacient and a neurotoxin.
- Avoid during pregnancy.