Aroma: Green, sweet, and a bit camphoraceous and smoky.
Latin Name: Achillea millefolium
Country of Origin: France
Cultivation Method: Harvested from wild growing plants
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Extracted From: Dried herb
Color: Greenish / olive
Perfumery Note: Top
Aromatherapy Properties: Awakening, and energetically enlightening
Suggested Use: Yarrow's aroma has been used to help open breathing. Topically, it can help with muscle and joint aches. Dilute to 2% with topical use, which equals about 10 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.
History: Yarrow has a long history as a medicinal herb, which dates all the way back to Achilles, who used it to heal wounds inflicted by the sword; hence its botanical name.
Specific Safety Information: Not for internal use. Dilute properly with topical use. Avoid with pregnant or breastfeeding women, children, and certain medical conditions.
This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and is not intended to diagnose, treat, prevent, or cure a disease.