Le comptoir Aroma
Organic Essential Oils - Italian Helichrysum
Country of origin: France
Anti-allergic, anti-mucositis, phlegm, antiviral-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, sedative, anti-coagulant, anti-hematoma, promotes fluid circulation
Scientific name: Helichrysum italicum
Family name: Daisy
Part of extraction: Flower
Way of extraction: Distillation
Italian Helichrysum in yellow, also known as Immortelle de Corse, is a subshrub that looks like a small bush, born on Corsica. Note that do not obscure Helichrysum Italicym sap Seronito, a real Immorette and helichrysum italicum ssp italicum in Corsica. They can be found in the Balkans and Italy. Their composition and properties are different. The quality of Corsican Helichrysum flower essential oil is better than other sources because of its lower content of terpenes, which may cause irritation, high concentrations of orange acetate.
Both the flowers and essential oils of Helichrysum have a honey fragrance, which is attractive. Due to its fragrance and soothing temperature, it is often added in the ingredients of the perfume industry. It has also become an important additive for soap and cosmetics. It is the same as lavender, when mixed with other essential oils, resulting in better effects. It can enhance the body's ability for self-healing and stimulate the function of the immune system. Helichrysum is very safe in producing essential oils, it is non-toxic and does not irritate the skin, and can be used by almost all sensitive skins. The combination of helichrysum and marjoram essential oil is a perfect match. It has strong anti-spasmodic ability and can relieve children's wheezing and asthma caused by whooping cough. Helichrysum is also a good expectorant, it is suitable for any type of cough.
Italian Helichrysum essential oil has many uses by helping digestion and respiratory system, muscle aches and so on. Relieving emotions and anti-depression are the effects of Italian Helichrysum essential oil on the spiritual level, similar to the effect of honey on the soul. It can reduce or even prevent stress. Also, it has a good conditioning function and is very helpful for people who are exhausted, drowsy or extremely tired.
Quality helichrysum oil is quite rare. Because it is almost exclusively wild-crafted (due to the difficulty of maintaining active constituent levels in domestic strains), it tends to be hard to find.
Keep out of reach of children.
Avoid any contact with eyes and mucous membranes.
Not recommended for pregnant or breastfeeding women and children under 6.
Keep away from heat and light.