Spikenard Therapeutic Grade Oil
Country of Origin
Color & Odor
|:||pale yellow to greenish color with warm, woody, misty, heavy aroma|
|:||Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils|
|:||0.9400 – 0.9600 @ 20° C|
|:||1.4900 – 1.5100 @ 20° C|
|:||Beta-Pinene, Calarene, 6,9-Guaiadiene, Valencene|
Plant Part Used
DESCRIPTION:This oil is extracted from Nardostachys jatamansi of the Valerianaceae family. Also known as "false" Indian valerian root, it is a tender aromatic herb with pungent rhizome root that found its origin to the mountainous regions of northern India, China and Japan.
CONSTITUENTS:Beta-Pinene, Calarene, 6,9-Guaiadiene, Valerena-4,7(11)-diene, Valencene, Jatamansone
AROMATIC SUMMARY / NOTE / STRENGTH OF AROMA:A base note with a strong aroma, Spikenard Essential Oil has a harsh, earthy, woody smell that is slightly musty.
BLENDS WITH:This oil can mix well with Lavender, Lemon, Clary sage, Neroli, Patchouli and Vetiver.
COMMON NAMES:Nardostachys jatamansi
USES:This oil is known for its therapeutic properties and is anti-inflammatory, anti-pyretic, antiseptic, laxative and tonic. It has some rejuvenating qualities especially for the mature skin and can also be beneficial for tension, stress, migraine, nervous indigestion and insomnia.
THERAPEUTIC PROPERTIES:Spikenard Therapeutic Grade Oil recommended due to its various therapeutic properties which include - Anti-catarrhal, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiphlogistic, antiseptic.