DAVANA ESSENTIAL OIL
Size: 5 ml. Violet glass bottle
Botanical Name: Artemisia pallens
Method: Steam distilled from certified organic flowers
Davana essential oil has been used in India for generations, as a temple incense as well as a medicinal herb. Inhaling the aroma can relieve anxiety, stress, and tension. This is a wonderful oil to diffuse in the bedroom to promote a good nights sleep. It carries a spiritual energy that invokes peace and enhances meditation.
• Analgesic - especially for headaches • Anti-depressant • Anti-infectious • Anti-microbial • Anti-septic • Anti-spasmodic - especially menstrual cramps • Anti-viral • Decongestant • Disinfectant • Emmenagogue • Expectorant • Hypotensive • Insecticide • relaxant • Vermifuge • Vulnerary
Internal–oral homeopathic dosage only, inhalation
External--topical application, massage, local or spinal compress, bath, energy centers and meridian points, wounds
Top Note: Sweet, herbaceous, wine-like notes
Heart Note: Sweet, herbaceous, fruity, balsamic notes
Base Note: Balsamic, sweet, fruity
Tenacity: Medium high
In natural perfumery, Davana essential oil is used to create incense notes, garland perfumes, herbal notes, chypres, and fougeres. It combines well with African bluegrass, caraway, cedar, coriander, English chamomile, champaca, cypress, and tagetes.
Observations and Anecdotal Information
Davana has been in use in India for thousands of years. With its beautiful aroma and medicinal properties, it is used as a temple offering to Lord Shiva.
It relieves anxiety, depression, and mental stress; and, is used for transforming the effects of mental illness. It induces inner peace and positive energy, and can support recovery from trauma and shock.
Davana is a powerful antiviral, and has been shown to rupture the protective covering of the cyst phase of a virus, eliminating the virus. It is also an antiseptic, and can be applied to wounds or used internally for invasive infection, when properly diluted.
It also eases pain and fatigue related to menstrual cycles. It has the ability to stop cramping and mood swings, fatigue, and nausea related to PMS. It can lower blood pressure by relaxing constriction in the veins, and has a general slowing and strengthening effect on the heart and circulatory system.
• Generally recognized as safe at normal dosage.
• Avoid use with pregnant or lactating mothers.
• Keep all essential oils away from eyes.
• Store in a safe place, out of the reach of children.
None of our products are recognized or approved by the FDA. They are not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease. This information is anecdotal, and is provided for educational purposes only. It is not meant to be taken as medical advice. See a health care professional for medical advice.