Country of Origin
Color & Odor
|:||dark brownish green yellow semi-solid with caramellic odor|
|:||Soluble in alcohol, insoluble in water|
|:||0.880-0.899 @ 20 ºC|
|:||-10.0 to +2.0 @ 20 ºC|
|:||1.475 – 1.485 @ 20 ºC|
Plant Part Used
DESCRIPTION:Helichrysum italicum is also known as curry plant. It is extremely beneficial for healing purposes as it contains Helichrysum, which has a high percentage of anti-inflammatory sesquiterpenes (Nearly 50%). This synergy of compounds acts together to support healing of great variety of common injuries. Further, it also has excellent olfactory properties that make it useful in natural perfumery industry.
CONSTITUENTS:Sesquiterpene hydrocarbons, esters and ketones
AROMATIC SUMMARY / NOTE / STRENGTH OF AROMA:A middle note with a medium aroma, they have been described as having a scent between burnt sugar and a floral mint.
BLENDS WITH:It can blends well with bergamot, chamomile, clary sage, lavender, mandarin and rosewood.
COMMON NAMES:Curry Plant
USES:Owing to its healing properties, it helps to reduce inflammation of tissue, quickly heal bruises and speed skin regeneration. It also finds usage as a key ingredient in face creams to reduce wrinkles.