Cardamom “Select” Essential Oil, Guatemala

  • 10 ml     769 Thai Baht

  • 30 ml     1,859 Thai Baht

  • 100 ml   4,789 Thai Baht

  • 100% Pure & Natural Essential Oil

  •           This is another special “Select” essential oil. Instead of a clear watery appearance, low pressure steam distillation methods gives this oil a deep green brown color and pleasantly complex aroma. Many formulas that include cardamom may benefit by from this oil.

  •           Most steam distilled cardamom essential oils are clear and thin, but Aroma & More found this special quality produced by low pressure steam distillation methods. The producer is able to capture a little thicker, darker & more potent cardamom essential oil. It has a pleasant aroma which should work well in most blends.

  • Cardamom “Select” 100% Pure Essential Oil, Guatemala

  • Botanical Name: Elettaria cardamomum

  • Origin:                  Guatemala

  • Method of Extraction: Hydrodiffused (Steam Distillation)

  • Parts used:           Seeds

  • Color:                   Green/Brown

  • Perfumery Note:  Middle         

  • Consistency:        Thin to Medium

  • Aromatic Description: Warm, Spicy, Balsamic & Rich

  • Blends well with:     Anise seed, Bay, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Caraway, Cedarwood, Cinnamon Bark, Clary Sage, Clove, Coriander, Fennel, Ginger, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Lemon, Lemongrass, Litsea cubeba, May Chang, Mandarin, Neroli, Orange, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Rose, Sandalwood, Vetiver, Ylang Ylang

  • Initial Strength:   Medium

  • Class:          Monoterpene Ester

  •           Cardamom is one of the oldest spices used. In history, cardamom was considered warmly romantic and invigorating. It is still used in perfumes today, but only the cardamom with the most beautiful scent.

  •           In traditional medicine, cardamom is used for its antibacterial, antiseptic and antiviral qualities. It is still found in scalp and skin treatments and used in mouthwash to fight the germs that cause bad breath.

  •           It is recommended for catarrhal conditions of the respiratory system such as chronic bronchitis. It is stimulating and recommended to fight nervous exhaustion and depression.

  • Note: Most essential oils cannot be taken internally. But even when they can, Essential oils are highly concentrated and require dilution, special training and caution Aroma & More does not yet provide. You can never drink any essential oils at 100% strength or diluted in water based liquids.

  • Caution: May irritate the skin if not diluted properly. Essential oils can be harmful if used improperly. Information is provided for educational purposes only. It is up to the customer to determine if the product is right for their intended purpose. Special consideration should be made before applying essential oils to pregnant women, children or the elderly. If under a doctor's care, please consult the physician before using essential oils. If applying to skin essential oils must be diluted correctly and Aroma & More recommends testing on a small area of skin to check for reaction before attempting a full body massage. Claims have not been evaluated by the FDA.


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