Our angelica root essential oil comes from dried angelica roots both organically grown, and steam distilled in France. Aromatherapy professionals highly recommend angelica root to calm stress and ease nervous related conditions.
Early use of angelica root in herbal remedies had such such powerful results it was believed to have been sent by a higher power for healing purposes. This explains why angelica root essential oil has been historically known as ‘oil of the angels’ and ‘archangel oil’.
Aromatically and emotionally, angelica essential oil is said to help release negative feelings and emotional instability related to traumatic events, suggesting it may have therapeutic benefits for those with Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), those dealing with feelings of hopelessness, and to alleviate patterns of negative behavior.
Angelica root essential oil is useful in massage for its ability to release toxins through manual lymphatic drainage (MLD) techniques.
In natural perfumery, angelica root essential oil is revered for its earthy notes reminiscent of orris root, and its sweet musky aroma similar to ambrette seed. Angelica root is an ideal addition to earthy accords, and useful in fougere, chypre, Oriental, incense, and musk accords.