Common Name: Tarragon or Estragon
Botanical Name: Artemisia dracunculus
Plant Part: Herb/Plant
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Oil Type: Essential Oil
Aroma: Spicy, sweet, green, anise-like
Appearance: Pale yellow
Blends Well With: Anise, Basil (any), Bay Laurel, Bergamot Mint, Chamomile, Clary Sage, Fennel (Sweet), Lavender, Oakmoss Absolute, Peru Balsam, Pine, Vanilla
Description: Tarragon is a popular herb used in culinary and also natural medicine for short terms. It taste and aroma are similar to anise and licorice.
Tarragon essential oil is said to be antibacterial/antimicrobial, a deodorizer, and helps with sleep. It also helps with menstrual issues, spasms, and a whole list of other ailments. Check out Tarragon essential oil and see if its right for you!
IMPORTANT: FOR SAFETY PURPOSES, THIS PRODUCT IS FOR AROMATHERAPY-USE ONLY. Tarragon essential oil is a powerful essential oil with many benefits, however, due to its primary constituent, estragole, it should be used short term and diluted, as studies have shown it can be possibly carcinogenic based on studies on mice.
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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