Family : Lamiaceae
Habitat : Native to tropical Asia, especiallyIndonesia and the Philippines. It is extensively cultivated for its oil in its native regions as well as India, China, Malayasia and South America.
Odour : Sweet, rich, herbaceous-earthy odour.
Part of plant used : Leaves
Method of extraction : Steam Distilled
Therapeutic indication : Skin Care: Acne, athlete’s foot, cracked and chapped skin ,dandruff, dermatitis, eczema (weeping), fungal infection, hair care, Impetigo, insect repellent sores, oily hair and skin, open pores, wounds, wrinkles.
Nervous System: Frigidity, nervous exhaustion and stress-related complaints.
Mind/Emotions : Harmonizing and stabilizing effect on the mind and body.
Safety Data : Non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing.