Davana essential oil is first and foremost an oil with a powerful aroma that remains so even when highly diluted.Traditionally, Ayurvedic healers in India have long used the herb for all manner of women's reproductive issues, from helping to support regular menses to easing menopausal concerns. In modern times, Davana is popular in perfumery to provide a fruity top-note and as a flavoring agent in bottled beverages and baked goods. Davana really shines when used for emotional concerns. When life really gets to us, it soothes the nerves, restores emotional calm, and is exceptional for quieting the mind. Botanically referred to as Artemisia pallens, Davana is a member of the daisy family, Asteraceae.
Fights Infections - Fights infections from bacteria, microbes, fungi, and viruses and helps cure infectious diseases
Heals Wounds - Fights infections that cause septic of external wounds
Antidepressant - decreases blood pressure level in cases of anxiety as well as stress
Insect bites - Since Davana oil has got antiseptic properties, it may help in the protection of the insect bites preventing them from aggravating
Acne - you can include a few drops of the oil into a carrier oil, and use it in your acne
Blends With: Davana Essential Oil blends with most of the Citrus, Spicy, and Woody Essential Oils such as neroli, geranium, grapefruit, cedar wood, caraway, coriander, and chamomile essential oils.
Note: Davana oil should be used in small concentrations within your blends as it has a high ketone content (specifically davanone).
Botanical Name:Artemisia pallens
Main Constituents: Davanon:55%
Plant Part:Stems and Leaves
Processing Method:Steam Distilled
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.
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