Fennel Essential Oil (Foeniculum vulgare)
Fennel essential oil is balancing, strengthening, and purifying, an excellent hormone balancing and detoxifying oil. It has a warm sweet aniseed like aroma.
Kathryn Anne Fennel Essential Oil comes in a 10ml glass amber bottle with a black screw top lid that includes a dropper.
Nervous: gives strength and courage, letting go, paralysis.
Skin: boils, swellings, bruises, wrinkles, inhibits ageing.
Digestive: indigestion, weak digestion, flatulence, constipation, anorexia, parasites, obesity, nausea, colitis.
Respiratory: asthma, bronchitis, sinus congestion, catarrh, whooping cough, rapid breathing.
Circulatory: angina, palpitations, fluid retention, cellulite and toxins, cellulitis, oedema, Raynauds.
Muscular-skeletal: arthritis (via it’s blood purifying effects and improvement of kidney function).
Endocrine/Reproductive: absent or irregular periods, assists childbirth, stimulates milk production, menopause symptoms.
Urinary: cystitis, infections, kidney stones, fluid retention, gout.
Fennel is a middle to top note essential oil and blends well with geranium, jasmine, lavender, rose, and sandalwood. It is made through steam distillation of the crushed seeds.
Did you know?
In the Middle Ages fennel was used to ward off witches and evil.