Coriander Seed Essential Oil is an invigorating, stimulating oil. It is often noted for its use in aiding digestion and in assisting with aches, pains and arthritis.
American College of Healthcare Sciences principal Dorene Petersen has undertaken research regarding cognitive and brain health. She presents that Coriander Seed Oil shows promise for management of neurodegenerative diseases.
Uses: Digestive problems, flatulence, dyspepsia, bloating, indigestion, abdominal spasm, abdominal discomfort, irritable bowel syndrome, detoxifying, nervous tension, muscular fatigue, muscular aches and pains, mental fatigue, tired all the time, emotional exhaustion
Medicinal Properties: analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antimicrobial, antioxidant, antispasmodic, anti-anxiety, cephalic, cooling
Methods: Aromatically, internally short term and ONLY as directed by an aromatherapist, topically. (see safety profile tab)
Botanical Name: Coriandrum sativum
Country of Origin: Russia
Extraction Method: Steam distilled from seeds
Aroma: Sweet, herbaceous, spicy, woody, slightly fruity
Blends well with: Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cinnamon, Citronella, Citronella Clary Sage, Cypress, Ginger, Jasmine, Neroli, Petitgrain, Pine, Rose Absolute, Sandalwood, and many spice oils.
If pregnant, nursing or under a doctor’s care, consult physician. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not use undiluted on skin. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions. Do not use internally, unless directed by a licensed Aromatherapist or physician.
Dilution: We recommend a maximum dilution of 3% for topical applications.
Specific Precautions: None known
Child Safe: YES
Digestive Massage Blend
2 oz carrier oil mix
8 drops Lemongrass
6 drops Ginger
3 drops Peppermint
3 drops Coriander
Mix and store in a dark glass bottle. Massage a drop or two into abdomen.
Muscle Bath Blend
2 cups Epsom salt
10 drops each Lavender
10 drops Coriander
Blend together and add to bath water.