JASMINE :- Jasmine’s botanical name is Jasminum Gradiflora.
ORIGIN:- Jasmine is an evergreen, fragile, climbing shrub, that has dark green leaves and small white star-shaped flowers, which are picked at night, when the aroma is most intense.
Jasmine originates from China and Northern India, it was brought to Spain by the Moors, with France, Italy, Morocco, Egypt, China, Japan and Turkey producing the best essential oil.
The name Jasmine is derived from the Persian word ‘yasmin’. The Chinese, Arabians and Indians used it medicinally, as well as for other ceremonial purposes. In Turkey, the wood is used for making rope stems and jasmine tea is a Chinese favorite.
BENEFITS:- Treats severe depression and soothes the nerves, that generates confidence, optimism and euphoria, while revitalizing and restoring energy. Jasmine oil facilitates delivery in childbirth: it hastens the birth by strengthening the contractions and at the same time relieves pain. It is effective in post-natal depression. It has a very beneficial effect on the respiratory system, by soothing irritating coughs and helping with hoarseness and laryngitis. It furthermore helps with muscle pain, sprains, and stiff limbs.
BLENDS:- Sandalwood, Ylang-Ylang, Cypress, Lavender