Pimento Essential Oil
Pimento essential oil has odour similar to cloves. It is yellow brown in colour. It in thin in consistency.
It originated in Jamaica, WestIndies.
Pimento oil is extracted from its leaves by the process of steam distillation.
Eugenol, menthyl eugenol, cineol, phellandrene and caryophyllene.
Anesthetic, analgesic, antioxidant, antiseptic, carminative, muscle relaxant, rubefacient, stimulant and tonic.
- Pimento oil can be helpful for the digestive system, for cramp, flatulence, indigestion and nausea.
- It can also help in cases of depression, nervous exhaustion, tension, neuralgia and stress.
- Pimento Leaf essential oil can irritate mucous membranes, and should be used only in dilution.
- It can be a dermal irritant.