Nutmeg Myristica Fragrans
Evergreen tree of the Myristicaceae family, can reach 10 m in height.
The area of origin is Sri Lanka.
The essential oil is distilled from the seeds in a steam current.
The fragrance is sweet, warm, and spicy.
Quantity: 4 ml
Origin: Sri Lanka
Distilled: Sri Lanka
Internal use: Yes
Natural food flavouring
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Nutmeg essential oil (Myristica Fragrans) is the symbol for Iranian Sufis of the man in search of God, wrapped in his pilgrim’s cloak. It is an oil that has always had a place of honour in the kitchen. It was once prescribed as an aphrodisiac.
According to the Ministry of Health, it has antioxidant properties and supports mucosal health. It promotes digestion and regulates gastrointestinal motility. It has carminative activity.
In aromatherapy it is useful to support the immune system in case of bacterial infections, to counteract vomiting and nausea.
Often used in massage, it is thought to soothe arthritis, muscular pains, gout, rheumatism, and to promote circulation.
A very popular spice in cooking, easy to dose, the essential oil contains more fragrant details than fresh and is more delicate, try it in the Essentia Spray version.
It is used to support and improve situations of frigidity, impotence, and nervous fatigue.
Warnings: Always use in moderation. Do not use in case of chronic diseases, during pregnancy and lactation. If in doubt, consult a doctor/naturopath.