Star Anise oil is a member of the Schisandraceae family. This oil has a sweet, spicy, liquorice-like scent. It is classed as a top note and blends well with citrus, floral, spicy and woodsy oils.
The sweet and spicy aroma of Star Anise can help reduce feelings of stress and anxiety. When used in massage, it can help soothe muscle spasms due to its antispasmodic properties.
Essential oils can be applied topically once diluted with a carrier oil. They are widely used in cosmetic goods and handmade crafts.
Avoid use on sensitive skin and during pregnancy. Use in moderation.
Never use pure oils on the skin without diluting, never use internally, keep away from children and eyes, always check if there are any medical issues which could cause a problem. Seek help if you have any doubts.
|Botanical Name||Illicium Verum|
|Plant Part||Seeds and flowering tops|
|Colour||Pale yellow liquid.|
|Scent||Sweet, spicy, liquorice-like scent|
|Blends With||Citrus, floral, spicy and woodsy oils.|