Minimum Shelf Life: 3 years
Plant Part: Fresh Leaves
Perfume Note: Middle Aroma: Medicinal, fruity, spicy and herbaceous
Blends well with: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Fir Needle Siberian, Frankincense, Ginger, Lavender, Orange, Patchouli, Rosemary, Ylang Ylang 3rd, Ylang Ylang Complete. Ylang Ylang Extra
Bay essential oil, also called Bay Rum, is both calming and warming. Bay is recommended for conditions of rheumatism, muscular pain, circulation problems and general aches and pains. Use this essential oil neat in an oil warmer or a few drops in the bath after a stressful day to calm the emotions or soothe sore aching muscles. Bay essential oil is also suggested for use in hair treatments to combat dandruff, greasy scalp and hair loss.
Batch specific GC/MS report for our Bay (W. Indies) essential oil is available. Select option during checkout to include it with your order.
Aromatherapy use: adrenal tonic, alopecia, amenorrhea, anxiety, bronchitis, colds, colitis, cough, depression, dysmenorrhea, dyspepsia, earache, fatigue, fever, flatulence, flu, fluid retention, gout, hemorrhoids, herpes, insect bites, insect stings, insomnia, memory problems, menstrual cramps, migraine, muscle aches, nausea, PMS, rhinitis, shingles, sinusitis, skin abrasions
General use: Oil diffusers, potpourri, blending massage oil, perfume, bath oil, bath salt, bath and shower gels, spa treatment oils and creams, soap making, candle making
Contraindications: Bay essential oil causes sensitization in some individuals. Do not use if pregnant or breast feeding. Not for use by those with epilepsy or estrogen-related cancers.