Wormwood Essential Oil**
(Artemisia absinthium) Morocco
Offering the finest quality therapeutic grade essential oils
** double price oil
Aromatherapy properties: an anointing oil; assists in healing wounds and insect bites
The essential Oil of Wormwood is extracted by steam distillation of its leaves, twigs.
Wormwood has been used to treat melancholy, digestive disorders, elimination process, and improper functioning of lungs and heart.
Many ancient monks and nuns used this bitter herb in the form of an elixir for its detoxifying properties. The prehistoric use of Wormwood has been mentioned in Bible and the first century writings of Greece and Rome, where the herb was said to be placed in the sandals of Roman warriors to pacify their sore feet.
Please note: The Essential Oil of Wormwood is a potent poison, due to presence of high concentration of thujone in it. More precisely, it is actually a neurotoxin. So, extreme care should be taken while using wormwood for medicinal purposes and prolonged use should be avoided.