100% Pure Anise Star Essential Oil
Scientific Name : Illicium verum
Part of Plant Used : Seeds
Best Extraction Method : Steam Distillation
Aroma : Licorice like
Odor Strength : High
Evaporation : Middle Note
Oil Hue: Clear
Origin : Vietnam and China
Primary Active Constituent : Trans-Anethole
Blends Well With: Cedarwood, German Chamomile, Roman Chamomile, Cypress, Fennel, Lavender, Lime, Neroli, Orange, Peppermint, Rose, Tea Tree, Vanilla
Precautions : May inhibit blood clotting. Should not be used by those with endometriosis or estrogen-dependent cancers. Avoid use with children under 5.
Topical : To relieve involuntary muscle spasm, dilute 1 part Anise Star with 1 part carrier oil and massage into the area of concern.
Aromatic : To treat lung infections, diffuse 4-5 drops in an ultrasonic diffuser.
To help manage asthma, diffuse 4-5 drops in an ultrasonic diffuser 3 times daily.
Anise Star is also a great expectorant; diffuse 4-5 drops in an ultrasonic diffuser aid in the treatment of a cough.
Internal : To aid digestion, add 1-2 drops to a warm glass of water (at least 6 oz), stir vigorously and frequently before drinking. Make sure to use a glass container.
Essential Oils should never be consumed without first consulting your doctor/aromatherapist/naturopath, etc. Skin Patch Tests should always be conducted when applying an essential oil topically for the first time.