- Color: Burnt Orange
- Oil Consistency: Thick
- Perfumery Note: Base
- Initial Aroma Strength: Medium
- Scent: Rich, sweet, fruity, slightly woody with a hint of vanilla and a subtle camphorous note.
Action: Antidepressant, aromatic, antiseptic, antiviral, antimicrobial, antifungal, antispasmodic, decongestant, disinfectant, emmenagogue, anthelmintic, stomachic, hypotensive, antioxidant, expectorant, relaxant, vulnerary, aphrodisiac, nervine, mucolytic
Benefits, Indications: Used for wound healing (pain relieving), gout, rough and dry skin, skin infections, coughs (especially with thick mucus), inducing menstruation, menopause, regulating and balancing menstruation, ovarian and uterine cysts. Also used to ease anxiety, nervousness.
Chemical Constituents: davanone, a major sesquiterpene ketone and other essential components such as linalool, dehydro-a-linalool, terpinen-4 oil, isodavanone, nordavanone, davanafurans, methyl cinnamate, ethyl cinnamate, bicyclogermacrene, davana ether, 2-hydroxyisodavanone, and farnesol
Precautions: High ketone content. Avoid use with small children, elders, epileptics, pregnant and/or nursing women.
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