Spikenard e.o. – 30 ml
Aroma: Heavy, woodsy, herbal, and musky
Spikenard is only found at high places. It can be found in altitudes from 10,000 to 17,000 ft. It can mostly be found in India, Bhutan, and Sikkim. It is an aromatic herb native to India. It is grown in a small village of farms at the foothills of the Himalayas. The plant is a rhizome, with a greenish-brown color, and a deep scent.
“Each plant and part has a different therapeutic value and must be prepared in its own way for maximum benefits,” state the ancient texts of Ayurveda.
Spikenard can be used as a grounding oil. It can be inhaled to soothe the mind and body. It can be used in the treatment of:
- Athlete’s foot.
- Other fungal infections.
It is a good relaxant. It can help in overcoming depression. It is also useful in treating insomnia and migraines. It is widely used in aromatherapy.
It can also be used as a sedative. It is used for nervous indigestion and palpitations.
Spikenard is also good for dry skin. When applied on the scalp, it aids in reducing dandruff.
It is also used in incense in many religious traditions. It helps to achieve inner peace.
It can also be used as a deodorant. It has a earthy and mossy scent to it. It is very pleasant to the nostrils. It gives the person inhaling the scent a relaxed feel.
It can also be used to blend with other essential oils, including:
It can also be added to bath water. This is good for people who sweat a lot. It can also help in the relief of symptoms from dermatitis.
Note: Although remedial, people with major health ailments like cancer, or epilepsy should avoid use. Non—toxic, non—irritant, possible sensitization in some individuals. Not to be used while pregnant.