Common Name: Spikenard
Botanical Name: Nardostachys jatamansi
Plant Part: Root
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Oil Type: Essential Oil
Aroma: Earthy, woody, musky, rich, resembling Vetiver
Appearance: Amber, golden yellow to amber green
Consistency: Slightly viscous/medium
Blends Well with: Clary Sage, Frankincense, Geranium, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Myrrh, and Patchouli
Amyris, Balsam Peru, Basil, Citrus (any), Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Davana, Fir Needle, Frankincense, Geranium, Jasmine, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Myrrh, Neroli, Osmanthus, Palmarosa, Patchouli (any), Scotch Pine, Sugandha Kokila, Ylang Ylang, Vanilla, Vetiver
Description: Great for aromatherapy, stress, and skin. Commonly used in perfumery. Spikenard is antimicrobial, antifungal, and anti-inflammatory, so it's often added to skincare products to help address issues such as acne, skin inflammation, and issues such as athlete's feet. Spikenard has been shown to promise for many other issues as well.
Besides being a great essential oil for all of its health benefits, it smells great. Diffuse Spikenard when you wish to create a warm, rich atmosphere. Check out some of the oils that Spikenard blends well with to create an out-of-this-world blend using Spikenard and a few others. Buy today to experience the joy of blending!
IMPORTANT: FOR SAFETY PURPOSES, THIS PRODUCT IS FOR AROMATHERAPY-USE ONLY. Unless you have received clearance from a qualified medical professional, use only for aromatherapy. Any essential oil that is used topically should be well-diluted to prevent irritation and/or other possible side effects. Always perform a skin patch test before using topically to test for allergies and/or sensitivities. This product should not be used during pregnancy or used by anyone with a medical condition without first consulting your physician or other qualified medical professional. For more general information on essential oils, click here.
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