Tagetes e.o. – 15 ml
Tagetes e.o. (essential oil) has a bitter yet herbal scent. It is known by other names including:
- Khaki Bush.
- Mexican Marie Gold.
The essential oil is extracted from the plant’s stem, stalk, leaves, and flowers. It is extracted through steam distillation.
Despite its nice fragrance, it is less famous for its aromatherapy uses. It is, however, more famous for its medicinal properties.
The uses of the Tagetes e.o. include:
The Tagetes e.o. is famous as an anti-parasitic. It can help the body get rid of annoying parasites. These include mosquitoes, fleas, lice, and bed bugs. It can also help neutralize the effect of bites and stings.
The essential oil is also a good antimicrobial. It can aid the body get rid of microbes. The oil can also stop their growth. Therefore, it can aid in the body’s protection from various diseases cause by bacteria. These include:
- food poisoning.
- athlete’s foot.
As an antispasmodic, the Tagetes e.o. helps the body in the relief of spasms. Therefore, it can aid in the relief of coughs, diarrhea, and cramps.
The oil can also be a good disinfectant. It is very effective in disinfecting the body or an area. It can aid in the cure of infections within or on the body. It can also protect the body from airborne illnesses. These include colds, mumps, pox, and measles.
The Tagetes e.o. is also famed for being an insecticide. It is lethal to insects. It can keep parasitic insects at bay. It can kill mosquitoes, fleas, bed bugs, and lice. Cockroaches and ants can also be kept away.
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.